PR Manager - Business, Trade and Corporate Communications (EMEA)

Requisition ID:  2434
Department:  Media, PR & Communications
Work Type:  Hybrid
Application Close Date:  29th July 2024

 

At Intrepid Travel we exist to inspire, create, share and lead the best travel experiences ever – for both people and the planet. More than 34 years later, we’re proud to be a certified B Corp with hundreds of trips in over 100 countries. 

 

At Intrepid Travel we exist to inspire, create, share and lead the best travel experiences ever – for both people and the planet. More than 34 years later, we’re proud to be a certified B Corp with more than 1000 small group trips in over 120 countries. 

 

 

The world needs more Intrepid people: 

We are looking for the role of PR Manager - B2B, Trade & Corporate Communications, EMEA. This new role will be responsible for bringing the Intrepid brand to life through business and trade media outlets and via corporate communication channels. 
  
Reporting directly into our Head of PR & Communications EMEA, with a dotted line to our Global Head of Corporate Communications, you’ll work closely with our Managing Director in EMEA as well as our General Managers throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa to implement our PR & communications strategy and help grow Intrepid’s brand awareness and reputation. 
  
You’ll use your media contacts and strong storytelling skills to keep Intrepid front of mind, identify stories from our teams across EMEA, seek out opportunities for coverage, react to the current news agenda and manage corporate communications both proactively and reactively.  

  

This role will directly support our reputation management and incident planning, preparing briefs and statements where needed. This is a dynamic and hands-on role in a global business with significant growth potential. 

 

Some of the experience you’ll bring with you may include:  

  • A degree in communications, journalism or a similar field. 
  • 3+ years in a PR role, in-house or agency, preferably within the travel industry.  
  • Familiarity with the UK media landscape; understanding of news/social media with a finger on the pulse of local and global trends.  
  • Demonstrated experience managing integrated corporate communications and channels, including crisis communications, internal communications, awards submissions, socials and corporate speaking.  
  • Track record of securing coverage in the UK’s biggest publications. 
  • Expert verbal and written communication skills as a creative storyteller with a strong command of how to compose compelling brand narratives. 

 

This is a full-time permanent position operating in a hybrid capacity from our Brixton, London office with flexible working and other great benefits on offer.  

Our people reflect the diversity of our customers and the communities we visit:
Intrepid is made up of 58 nationalities across 46 countries, and we recognise that diversity makes us a stronger business. We support a culture where people can be themselves and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. Including First Nations People, LGBTQI+ people, those living with a disability, or from disadvantaged backgrounds, and all people from different ethnicities, races, and religions. 

Rewarding and developing our people is important to us, some of our work perks include:
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Flexible work options, such as work-from-home options and the ability to 'work from anywhere' 4 weeks a year
     •     A free Intrepid trip every year, plus generous discounts for families, and close friends
     •     5 extra days of leave a year for use on Intrepid trip's
     •     A minimum of 10 weeks paid parental leave for all parents, and other additional leave provisions. 
     •     Access to e-learning platforms, professional development and mentor programs
     •     20 hours of volunteer leave every year to use on causes most important to you
     •     Employee Assistance Program, a 24/7 service that offers counselling for you and your family

We are Real. Together. Ambitious. Impactful. These are our values and to us they're more than just words, they are the pillars of our success and every day it's our people and the work they do that bring them to life.

At Intrepid ensuring diversity, equity, and inclusion is an important part of our recruitment process. If you require a reasonable accommodation to submit your application, please email careersupport@intrepidtravel.com with your name, location, and the accommodations you need, we will then be in touch to support your application.