Media Relations Executive

Recruiter
I Am Recruiting
Location
London
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
18 Mar 2017
Closes
17 Apr 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

I Am Recruiting for a Media Relations Executive for an international professional membership body, a recognised not-for-profit with a strong commercial arm.

Based in an idyllic location in Central London, our client is looking for a sharp press relations expert to develop and deliver media relations strategies and advise senior management in issues related to public relations. This role entails staying on top of media demands and enhancing the body's reputation through specific media reports and campaigns.

Additional responsibilities include: providing support to internal customers, identifying media spokespeople and developing relationships with them, spotting emerging media themes, providing briefing material for interviews, and maintaining accurate representation of the organisation through recommended strategies and media approaches.

The successful candidate will be preferably degree qualified and have experience working for a professional membership organisation. Is used to working in a busy press office, experienced in crisis management and advising senior management in reputational risk management, good knowledge of how to use social media tools, and has high level writing skills - preferably news articles for technical press.

Apply now and make the difference!