We’ve been really busy and Nadine, who does our admin is off at the mo, so we got a temp in…also called Nadine, a PhD holder who’s filling in time until she gets a job. At the end of her first stint in a PR agency, we got her to summarise what she’s done for us, so if you’re thinking of going into PR admin, here’s what you may be expected to do.
Generally speaking, administrative assistants are responsible for a variety of administrative and clerical duties necessary to run an organisation efficiently. They serve as information and communication managers for an office; plan and schedule meetings and appointments; organise and maintain paper and electronic files; manage projects, conduct research, and disseminate information over the phone, email or websites.
June was a mega busy month for our Midlands technology public relations agency. We worked on something a bit different this month. We PR’d the launch of Aldridge Prime, a new development of work and living space. A launch event for local businesses and residents attracted lots of attention and media coverage including one front cover and newspaper articles in all relevant local media. I’ve never been in a court house.
We’re chuffed to bits that our entry for Xcede (a digital marketing recruitment consultancy) has been shortlisted in the Best Marketing Recruitment Consultancy category of The Recruiter Awards.
Long time no blog.
September certainly has been a busy month. We got short-listed for the CIPR PRide award for our work for the ICT Cluster. Our for the West Midlands ICT Cluster is based on traditional media, social media and event support.
We have finished creating a new identity for an electronics design consultancy and started PR work for them highlighting their presence at the Embedded systems conference next week. Our client’s new website and PR activity is leading to an increase in the amount of search and direct traffic they receive. Actually, we are using SEO techniques that we are implementing on own own site to gain Google page one rankings for terms such as PR agency and technology PR agency.