Media Officer

Recruiter
Harris Hill Ltd
Location
London, South East England
Salary
28522.0000
Posted
18 Jun 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A well-known children s charity is looking for a media officer to join their team in London. This is a 6 month full time contract.

Key Responsibilities will include:

-To devise and implement media and PR plans and tactics for national and regional activity

-To lead on, and develop, media work around key organisational priorities.

-To create streamlined communications processes with TCS staff, including managers, to ensure high quality media activity.

-To help deliver media and PR output, including devising supporting materials

-To work with the Head of Media and the digital team to help contribute to the charity s social media agenda

-To work with the Head of Media to develop advice and plans and appropriate responses to potentially negative stories; to anticipate potential crises and to plan to minimise risk

In Order to apply you should have the following skills and experience:

-Previous experience in a media team, including the voluntary, public or commercial sector, and/or in a news/media environment or an understanding of that environment.

-Understanding of, and ideally some experience in reputation management.

-Experience in developing and maintaining good relations with the media.

-Experience of working across multiple teams and divisions.

-A creative flair and proven ability to initiative new ideas.

-A strong news sense and significant experience of the media.

-Good understanding of, and some experience of, social media.

If you have these skills then please send me your up to date CV.

Please note that only suitable candidates will be contacted with further information.