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Digital PR Manager - Remote Working

Company: myGwork
Location: Chicago
Posted on: November 27, 2022

Job Description:

Job Title Digital PR Manager - Remote Working Join the game-changers We're looking for an experienced and passionate entry to mid-level PR expert to join IG Group. You'll be working alongside PR colleagues, financial writers, data specialists, strategists, creative marketing and SEO professionals to develop and execute strategic communications campaigns compelling for potential and current clients. This position will have dual reporting into the Global heads of PR and SEO. You'll have general understanding of financial markets/investing and proven experience of placements in top tier global media, trade and general business press for highly regulated industries like financial services. Previous experience in SEO is a plus, but not required. Preferred candidates will be willing to learn and use SEO strategies (including how to develop and place content in niche sites, work with influencers to create content in partnership), with aim to reach KPIs efficiently within a timeframe. Teamwork & willingness to get stuck in is a must. Who we are We've been at the forefront of trading innovation since 1974, taking on the challenge to deliver an unmatched experience for our clients and raise the bar for tomorrow's opportunities. Today, we're a global fintech company incorporating the IG, tastytrade, IG Prime, Spectrum and DailyFX brands, with a presence in 20 countries across five continents and over 400 000 active clients worldwide. But we know our success is only possible because of our people, who we encourage and empower to be brave, determined and inventive. Join us if you'd like to work in an inclusive, collaborative team that will recognise your talent and allow it to shine . Where you'll work You will work remotely and go into the office in Chicago as, and when required. In this way, you'll be able to enjoy a better work-life balance and always bring your best self to your role. At the office, you'll have access to everything you'd expect from a world-class employer, such as a modern working environment, agile spaces, private quiet rooms and breakout areas. Plus, all our offices are located in iconic city centres, close to everything you might need for a rewarding working experience. You will work with the local marketing teams as well as the central Earned Media team. How you'll grow Your personal and professional development are important to us. As a company that's constantly redefining the boundaries of possibility, we'll challenge you to push yourself, accelerate your ambitions and rise to new levels of excellence. We know that's a big ask, so we'll make sure that you're supported all the way, getting the backing you need and the recognition you deserve. If you connect with our vision and can get behind it, you'll be rewarded with countless opportunities to experience new things and enhance your abilities. Your development is the best way to develop our business, so it is important that we invest in you through formal training, 1 to 1 coaching sessions and through opportunities to shine on projects. What you'll get As well as having the chance to attend regular social events and join special-interest groups, you get an attractive selection of benefits working with IG: --- Matched giving for your fundraising activity --- Remote working arrangements --- Performance-related bonuses --- Career-focused technical and leadership trainings in-class and online, incl. unlimited access to LinkedIn Learning platform --- Contribution to gym memberships and more --- A day off on your birthday --- Two days' volunteering leave per year Who you are You're upbeat and enthusiastic, and you have an open mind and a curious, can-do attitude. You, like us, understand the importance of collaboration and are driven to be the best in what you do. You embody our three core values - to champion the client, learn fast together and raise the bar. You want to be part of a proudly carbon-neutral company that will prioritise your wellbeing and that of the world around you, helping to create a brighter future for all. A company that embraces diversity and welcomes everyone with respect, regardless of race, age, sexual orientation, gender, identification, faith or culture. If you're inspired by our way of working and can bring something new to our team of top-notch people, then you'll find a home here. You have PR experience, are highly adaptable & willing to learn about how to integrate PR with other communications practices. This is an exciting role to grow your experience and enhance your personal marketability. Ideal candidates will have the following: --- 2-5 years' experience in PR roles --- Willingness to learn and employ principles of SEO --- Demonstrable experience of high-profile placements & hitting campaign KPIs --- Know what it takes to work within a highly regulated sector --- Knowledge & understanding of content marketing --- Proven ability to work to hit campaign targets against tight deadlines --- Experience in financial services is preferred but not required --- Quick learner, ability to be flexible and passionate about being challenged to further your future career path From the team: We are a close knit diverse team with a drive to grow the business whilst having fun. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to be themselves! Number of openings Multiple This employer is a corporate member of
myGwork - LGBTQ+ professionals, the business community for LGBTQ+ professionals,
students, inclusive employers & anyone who believes in workplace equality.

Keywords: myGwork, Chicago , Digital PR Manager - Remote Working, Executive , Chicago, Illinois

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