Senior Media & PR Officer

Recruiter
The Right Ethos
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£35,700
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
08 Nov 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The organisation Workers’ Educational Association – the UK’s largest voluntary sector provider of adult education in England and Scotland The role To play a vital role in the development and delivery of the overall marketing and communications strategy. To be responsible for the development and delivery of the Media & PR strategy as part of this - committed to elevating the charity’s awareness in a competitive environment. To work closely with other officers within the department to achieve the key performance indicators set annually for the team – ensuring clear, consistent messaging across all external channels and integrated communications internally. To act as a brand champion and be an active supporter and promoter of the brand. The candidate Capable of producing high quality and engaging, well-researched and carefully-balanced press releases, opinion pieces, interviews, features stories, placed articles, media alerts, and media pitches. With the ability to proactively selling them in to key media channels. Proven experience of strong networking skills is essential as you will be key to building on existing, as well as building new relationships. Demonstrable experience of existing relationships with key press and media. Extensive experience of working in a busy PR environment, preferably a mix of in-house and agency Experience of working with a broad mix of media including. Deadline: Thursday 26th October 2017.