Excellent communication skills: Communication skills are vital, not just for the purpose of managing others effectively, but also for the smooth running of day-to-day internal communications – be it via email, telephone or face-to-face meetings, where you will be communicating potential ideas and strategies to colleagues and getting to grips with new concepts.
Social media skills: You need strong social media skills to enable you to engage with your target audience and design new strategies to grow your relationships with them.
Organisation skills: You’ll have a great sense of responsibility as you plan and drive campaigns as well as manage budgets – your organisational skills will be invaluable, as will your presentation skills. Strong time management skills with a flexible and enthusiastic approach.
Writing skills: Must be comfortable with your writing abilities as you’ll be required to write briefs, proposals, copy and specs for clients and their audiences alike.
Confident team player able to work effectively and deliver results in a pressurised environment.