Senior Publicist, Kate Morley PR


Kate Morley PR is a specialist theatre public relations company working across both the subsidised and commercial sectors. We are looking for a Senior Publicist to join our busy press office.

Duties will include:

  • Planning and implementing PR strategies for both rolling clients and one-off productions
  • Overseeing interviews and photo opportunities
  • Liaising with clients, key spokespeople and media
  • Writing and distributing press releases
  • Maintaining press updates and coverage for clients
  • Running events including press nights, awards ceremonies and galas
  • Supporting and advising junior staff members

Person specification:

  • A minimum of three years’ experience in PR, preferably in the arts sector
  • Experience of campaign strategy across a diversity of media
  • A working knowledge of different arts media, arts reporters, editors and critics
  • Passion for theatre
  • Good attention to detail
  • Highly organised and ability to multi-task
  • Trustworthy in dealing with confidential information
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Degree level education desirable but not essential

Working hours: 10am-6pm 

Holiday: 20 days

Occasional weekend and evening work as required and some regional travel

Salary £30k-£40k, dependent on experience

Initial 6 month contract, full time

Please send CV and covering letter to Amy Bramman at by 1 October 2018