WORK AT PRO PUBLISHING

We are always on the look-out for individuals to join our ever evolving team. A career at Pro Publishing can offer you a full range of skills across all elements of media. Dependent on your expertise, Pro Publishing can provide a platform to elevate your career and give you the knowledge you require for a successful future.

To work with Team ProPub, it is essential you are a team player and it is imperative that you have a passion for media.

As a forward thinking, dynamic company we look out for people who can offer a valuable contribution to the business and are always happy to go that extra mile.

CAREERS AT PRO PUBLISHING MEDIA & EVENTS

Date Posted: 2017

Department: Publishing, Media, Sales, Digital, Print

Hours: Full time and part time positions available

Salary: All dependant on experience

Please review our current positions below and apply by sending your CV to careers@propub.co.uk

Apprenticeship Opportunity

Date Posted: 1st July 2017

Department: Media

Hours: Full time

Salary: £140 per week

Do you have a keen interest in media? Are you creative and motivated? If you answered yes to any of these questions, APPLY NOW

Working week

Mon-Thurs 9am-5:30pm Friday 9am-3pm
Total hours per week: 35.00

Apprenticeship duration
24 months

Possible start date
Feb/March 2017

Apprenticeship level
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
Reference number VAC001149179

Being a multi-skilled media company, we offer expertise for every element of your marketing needs. Our award-winning mix of offering a broad range of services, combined with a talented team, ensures we deliver results to a high level and to a deadline.

Our expertise lies in magazine production, however we also offer a full design service, copy writing, competitive printing prices, marketing, web design, app design and many more services.

The duties are below;
•Update company spreadsheets
•Proof Read features for magazine
•Support Sales Team
•Print and Pin Magazine pages onto wall for review
•Answer the telephone
•Filing
•Contact PR Agencies to obtain photos suitable for print
•Copy Chasing – Contacting clients to ensure that their adverts are sent across in time for print

Once the learner has proved him/herself within the company, they will be trained in Social Media

Requirements and prospects – Desired skills
•Nice phone manner
•Hardworking
•IT literate

Personal qualities
•Confident
•Enthusiastic
•Punctual

Qualifications required
If you do not have an A-C grade in GCSE Maths and English or equivalent, we will support you to achieve functional skills in these subjects during your programme.

Future prospects
If the successful candidate works hard, a full time position may come available.

Training provider
NVQ Level 2 in Business Administration
Technical Certificate in Business Administration
Key Skills in Literacy, Numeracy and ICT
Apprenticeship framework
Business and Administration

Training provider
KEY TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by KEY TRAINING LIMITED
Contact – Kandice Louis 01473 233 400

Digital Copywriter

Date Posted: 4th July 2017

Department: Digital

Hours: Full Time

Salary: £16,000 pa

A fantastic opportunity has become available for a talented individual with a real flair for writing to join our busy, vibrant and passionate digital media company in Colchester, Essex. We are looking for someone who will thrive in a fast-paced environment to assist with the increasing demand for high-quality, engaging, digital content.
We are seeking a reliable individual with outstanding writing skills and a creative eye to assist our content marketing team by creating SEO website copy.
As an integral part of our digital team, you will be expected to work closely with all areas of the business in order to deliver a vast quantity of high-quality copy to strict deadlines. You will need to quickly build up a good understanding of all of our different brands in order to produce compelling copy suited to both B2C and B2B audiences.

Duties Will Include:
• Writing engaging digital content, inclusive of blogs, infographic research and optimised website copy
• Optimising all content, including adding meta titles, meta descriptions and keyword insertion
• Liaising with management to ensure all content meets set requirements
• Liaising confidently and professionally with clients to discuss content requirements, tone, audience and any amendments that need to be made
• Editing in-house and existing client content to ensure accuracy and quality
Required Skills
• Some experience in digital marketing, in particular SEO and social media would be preferred
• Exceptional spelling, punctuation and grammar, with a keen eye for detail
• Be able to juggle a number of tasks in a fast-paced media environment
• Be able to work under pressure to complete tasks within agreed timescales
• Be able to track progress and report to management within timescales and when required
• An English qualification to degree standard would be an advantage, or another related qualification such as journalism (NCTJ).
• Candidates will have a working knowledge of Microsoft Word, general knowledge of social media and have good overall computer literacy.
• experience of writing Kitchen & Bathroom/lifestyle/home improvement content is desirable but not essential

If the above description describes your skills and attributes and you are looking for an opportunity to work within a well-established company that, in return for your commitment and dedication will reward you, with the opportunity of career progression as the company grows. Then please forward your CV to careers@propub.co.uk

Web Developer

Date Posted: 4th July 2017

Department: Digital

Hours: Full Time

Salary: £18,000 pa

We are currently recruiting for a junior web developer to work within our busy, vibrant and passionate digital media company in Colchester, Essex. You will have the opportunity to get hands on experience of E-commerce Web Design and create, edit and maintain website content and copy including info-graphics and images to support more engaging web content. You will be given challenging work that will allow you to develop and grow. We will provide you with meaningful work that will impact the company.

Main responsibilities:

• Maintain and update online content
• Quality check the uploaded data on our website.
Skills Required:
• Knowledge of HTML.
• Knowledge of Wordpress.
• Knowledge of image editing is beneficial.
• Experience of Google Analytics.
• Experience with SEO and other techniques to drive traffic to websites
• Ability to use own initiative
• Able to manage own workload
• Bright, Confident.
• An ability to work well in a small team
• Polite, eager to learn

If the above description describes your skills and attributes and you are looking for an opportunity to work within a well-established company that, in return for your commitment and dedication will reward you, with the opportunity of career progression as the company grows. Then please forward your CV to careers@propub.co.uk

Media Sales Executive

Date Posted: 4th July 2017

Department: Sales

Hours: Full Time

Salary: Dependant on experience

This is an exciting opportunity to work as a Sales Executive on established recognised brands across print, online and events. The role involves managing an existing client base and generating new business. We’re looking for someone who has the energy, enthusiasm and strong work ethic to help build a growing client base.

The Role

The successful applicant will work to deliver agreed objectives and sales targets across a portfolio of products based around the two leading brands. The main focus of the role will be to sell advertising space in our two flagship print publications to both new and existing clients. The position also involves sales for our events and digital portfolio. This role is telephone-based within the office. This is a great opportunity to work in a small and friendly team and be involved in many exciting projects.

The Candidate

Key attributes include:

Experience of successfully selling digital, print, and sponsorship packages would be preferred but not essential
A positive attitude and an excellent team player
Energetic and enthusiastic with a strong work ethic
The ability to develop effective client relationships
Strong communication skills
A minimum of 6-12 months of sales experience

If the above description describes your skills and attributes and you are looking for an opportunity to work within a well-established company that, in return for your commitment and dedication will reward you, not only with a competitive salary and commission but also the opportunity of career progression as the company grows. Then please forward your CV to careers@propub.co.uk

HOW TO APPLY

To apply for any of the positions currently on our website, please complete the short form below together with your contact details, a brief description of your experience and which position you would like to apply for.

Please upload your CV via the link at the bottom of this page.

If you require further information please contact us at careers@propub.co.uk

Please only upload PDF or Word Document.

01787 221396

info@propub.co.uk

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