Graduate Press Officer

RZ Group
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Graduate Press Officer

Preston Location

Salaried up to £25,000 (Additional Benefits and Career Development)

UK Based Newsworthy Energy Provider.

An excellent opportunity is currently available for an ambitious, dynamic and motivated Press Officer to join an innovative and topical UK Based Energy Provider on a full time permanent basis!

If you have a passion for Local and National Media, a talent for External Communications and a flair for Content Writing/Copywriting then we want to hear from you!

As a Press Officer you will be required to;

* Handle Local, National and International Media enquiries
* Review, Monitor and Report on all media coverage of the business and its operations
* Coordinate content, design and print of communication materials
* Manage the business's Social Media channels
* Have direct contact with Media professionals (i.e.) Journalist, Feature Writers.

Key Skills and Essential Requirements;

* Relevant degree would be highly advantageous (i.e.) Journalism
* Minimum 12 months recent employed or work experience within a Press Office environment, dealing specifically with Direct Media - Must have experience/exposure to dealing directly with Journalists/Members of the press.
* Ambitious and passionate nature, willing to develop professionally and grow with the business.
* Previous copy writing/content writing experience required - will be responsible for drafting press releases.
* Excellent communicate and rapport building skills, able to interact with various audiences.

Please apply to this role for immediate review! Contact for more information.

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