Media and Communications Officer

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The Office Recruitment Partnership
Greenwich, London
22 Jul 2017
21 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Media and Communications Officer



ORP are recruiting a Media and Communications Officer on behalf of a progressive Further Education College based in South East London

• Supporting the Media and Communications Manager with public relations plans by writing news releases (at times to tight deadlines), selling into key media outlets, planning and implementing campaigns, briefing colleagues at all levels, including members of the Executive Team, monitoring and logging coverage and nurturing relationships with journalists
• Additional PR and communications related activities, and activities in support of the directorates wider strategy
• Management and coordination of the weekly internal staff/student newsletter and assisting with the regular internal staff newsletter plus other internal communications activities
• Support the Marketing Team by creating, proofreading and repurposing content to encourage the recruitment of students in line with the directorate strategy
• Work closely with the Digital Content Manager to ensure content is intertwined across all communications channels and optimised for search engines
• Management of institutional social media channels (including but not exclusively Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, LinkedIn) in collaboration with the Marketing Team, evaluating progress regularly via analytics and making recommendations for improvements
• Editing and publishing content on both the intranet and website
• Management of the digital signage screens, including ensure display of appropriate and timely messaging in support of institutional objectives and goals
• Attend events where liaising with media is required
• Comply with all legislative, regulatory and policy requirements (e.g. Data Protection, QAA, Finance, HR)