Senior Press Officer

London (Greater)
08 Mar 2018
06 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
We have an exciting opportunity for an individual to join our Communications team in King's Cross London. You will play a key part in helping to raise the profile of Sense and the people we support, securing high profile media coverage for our campaigns and services.

You will also provide PR guidance and support to the Sense International team, helping the charity raise its profile in the UK.

Title: Senior Press Officer
Reference number: 42470
Hours: 37.5 hours per week (full time)
Location: King's Cross, London
Contract type: Permanent
Salary: £33,441 per annum (Inc. London Allowance)
Sense salary points: 38

About you

You will have significant PR experience and have worked on delivering successful campaigns. You will have a great knowledge of the media landscape and an interest in policy and disability issues. Above all, you will have a positive, can-do attitude, and a hunger for securing quality press coverage.

Are you passionate about our aims and able to build strong relationships across a diverse range of internal and external contacts in a busy and demanding role? If you believe you possess the necessary skills and experience to make a difference, please apply through the links below.

About us

Sense is a national disability charity that supports people with complex communication needs to be understood, connected and valued.

Sense has a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services.
Working at Sense can be incredibly rewarding; we offer the opportunity to work in a large, diverse and successful charity where people can develop their skills, knowledge and careers in a supportive and flexible environment.

In addition, we have excellent training and development, the opportunity for you to join our Group Personal Pension scheme and a generous annual leave entitlement.

Closing date: Monday 12 March 2018
Interview date: Monday 19 March 2018
To start: To be discussed at interview


If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the 'Apply' button. You will be directed to our website where you can download the information pack and complete the application form.

Sense is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Therefore all offers of employment, where appropriate, are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Sense is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to ensuring that all staff are motivated, skilled and rewarded by their work.

No agencies please

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