Communications & PR Officer

Groundwork London
Flexible across all our London Offices
£23000/annum Circa
18 Jun 2017
18 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Environmental and social regeneration charity Groundwork is looking for a proactive and creative communicator to join our Communications Team.

Title: Communications & PR Officer
Location: Flexible working across all Groundwork London offices (predominantly Waterloo, Hackney & Islington)
Contract: 37.5 hours per week, 12 Months Fixed Term
Salary: Circa £23,000

You will lead on public relations and communications activities for a wide range of Groundwork London programmes and projects and work closely with our Community, Employment and Youth delivery teams to identify public interest stories and present them to our target audiences via compelling PR and communications campaigns.

You’ll need strong people, communication and organisation skills as you’ll be required to build relationships with, and pitch wide ranging concepts and stories to journalists, project partners and other stakeholders on a regular basis.

Experience of events organisation is desired, as the role will involve supporting the delivery of project events and activities. You will gain first-hand experience of our work and the positive impact it has on people’s lives and the environment across London.

You will produce communications material for digital and print, ensuring that the Groundwork London brand and frequent co-branding of project funders are applied consistently to all external and internal publicity materials, and that the messages you are communicating are consistent with our over-arching Marketing, Communications and Digital strategies.

You’ll need to be process driven, a quick learner and able to work independently at times and manage your assigned workload. You will also be expected to manage tight and often competing deadlines.

Closing date for applications: 9.00am 4th July 2017
Interview Date: 11th July 2017


If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the 'Apply Now' button to be directed to our website. There you can download the job description and application form.

Groundwork London is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all members of the community.

Please quote reference: 451/CPO on your application form.

No agencies please