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Senior Media and PR Officer (maternity cover) - EXPIRED

Job Title Senior Media and PR Officer (maternity cover) - EXPIRED
Contract Type Contract
Location West Sussex, West Sussex
Salary £33000 - £34000 per annum
Job Published 12 Mar 2015
REF J50976
Contact Name TPP Marketing
Contact Email

Job Description - EXPIRED

This role is one of two available as a Senior Media and PR Officer for a prominent international development charity based in West Sussex (this role is a 9 month maternity contract, the other is a permanent role).

In this role you will be supporting the media and PR work of the organisation at large. You will also be leading on the proactive media and PR work regarding Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs). You will be supporting across international, national and specialist media sources the campaign to raise awareness and ultimately to wipe out a number of disease.

You will be raising the profile and credibility of the organisation, particularly with potential donor organisations. You will not only be supporting and raising the charities profile however - you will also be promoting the wider consortia that they are part of operating in a similar field. You will support communications with these consortia.

To successfully apply for this role, you must be able to demonstrate your experience of working with the media on policy or campaigns. You will need good understanding of international development from a policy and campaigning view, and be able to build relationships with key journalists in the sector quickly.

TPP is committed to equal opportunities and actively encourages applications from all sectors of the community. We shortlist based on competencies and not on race, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, or age.

Ref: EXPIRED - J50976 | Published: 12th Mar 2015