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Senior Communications Officer

Job Title: Senior Communications Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 03/03/2017
Reference: BBBH57110
Contact Name: Rachel Scott
Contact Email: rachel.scott@handle.co.uk
Job Published: February 07, 2017 17:32

Job Description

Main Responsibilities:

  • Develop PR campaigns to support Fundraising plans
  • Lead, advise and develop junior members of the team
  • Work to support the organisation's Press Office function
  • Maintain strong and resilient relationships with key journalists
  • Monitor and evaluate media coverage for Fundraising

To be considered for this role, we're looking for:

  • Experience of working on high profile media campaigns & dealing with national/regional journalists on a daily basis
  • Knowledge of working with media and understanding the needs of journalists to generate coverage
  • Experience of working at a PR Agency at an SAE level and/or 4 years experience in journalism
  • Digital and social media experience
  • Analyse information quickly and communicate in a concise and articulate manner

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.