Communications Officer

Recruiter
Brand Recruitment
Location
Bedford
Salary
£23000 - £28000/annum
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Communications Officer, Bedford -

An excellent opportunity has become available for a communications professional within an award winning team at this leading not for profit organisation. Ideally with a PR, Journalism, English or related degree you will have extensive experience copywriting for a variety of audiences and be adept with social media. You must be proficient in Outlook and Word with working knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint.

As Communications Officer you will assist the Communications Manager in providing an effective PR service for the association and the day-to-day running of the press office. Your remit will include, but not be limited to, researching and writing press releases through your knowledge of reactive and proactive media relations, as well as copywriting for other media including the web, newsletters, case studies and speeches articles. You will be an excellent communicator, both written and verbal, and will manage inbound press enquires.

This role is a great foot on the ladder to a career in either communications/PR and represents a fantastic chance for a communications professional to assume responsibility for a high profile operation within a nationally recognised charity. This position is commutable from Bedford, Biggleswade, Luton, Milton Keynes, Northampton, Huntingdon, St Neots, Cambridge, Flitwick, Letchworth, Hitchin and Stevenage.

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