Graduate Scheme

At Fox PR, we are always seeking out new talent to join our highly experienced team.  We are an enthusiastic group who are passionate about what we do, and are looking for someone who can add to that. Our graduate scheme offers successful applicants a chance to learn from a team with over 60 years’ experience, and develop your skills in all our departments which include: travel, wellness, gourmet and social media.  Graduates can expect a great deal of responsibility, helping to begin and carve their career in Public Relations.

 

We offer two 6 month graduate schemes each year - in September and April.  During this time, you will do a 3 month rotation learning about each division.  After this, we will assess where you are best suited and give you intensive training with the aim of offering you a full time job at the end of the Graduate Scheme.

 

As a graduate employee, you will be responsible for:

•  Team Account Administration 

•  Office Administration 

•  Coverage Administration

•  Curating Team Pitches

•  Contact Reports & Agendas

•  Press Releases

•  Database Administration 

•  Press Appointment Management 

•  Press Trip Management & Handling

•  Assist With Social Media Planning 

•  Weekly One-to-One Media Training

•  Intern Management 

  

Contract

•  6 months 

•  £1000pm

•  10 days annual leave

•  Access to Fox PR benefits

•  3 month rotation with review for each division 

•  3 month team placement 

 

To apply for this opportunity, you need to have the below qualifications and fulfil each stage of the application process.

 

Necessary experience and qualifications:

•  Undergraduate Degree - 2:1, higher or equivalent 

•  Fluent English Speaker & Writer

•  A minimum of 1 month's relevant PR experience

•  Professional Execution 

•  Basic Media Understanding 

  

Application Process

To be successful, there will are 3 rounds necessary to complete before you are offered a place on our graduate scheme.

 

Round 1 - Application 

Send your CV with a covering letter to graduates@foxpr.co.uk.  We ask you to answer the following questions in no more than 250 words.

1  Why do you want work at Fox PR? 

2  Why do you think you are the right person for this position?

3  Where do you see yourself in 5 years? 

In the subject line of your email, please put your full name and which graduate scheme you are applying for. i.e Joe Bloggs – Graduate Scheme – September 2016

 

Round 2 - Assessment 

If you are successful in Round 1, we will ask you to undertake a writing task.  You can do this remotely; however, there will be a 24 hour deadline.

 

Round 3 - Interview 

The final round will be an interview at Fox PR

 

We have now filled the position for September 2016.  We are accepting applications for April 2017 until 31 December 2016.

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