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Communications Officer- Children's Charity

Communications Officer- Children's Charity

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Communications, Press & PR

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  • Salary:

    Up to £30000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Mark Childs

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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TPP is currently working with a fantastic children's reading and education charity who are seeking to hire a Communications Officer. This is an excellent opportunity for either a communications, press or PR professional and join this organisation at a time of exciting growth.

Your duties and responsibilities will include :

  • Research, source, write up and proofread a wide range of high-quality content - including news stories, media packages, features, quotes, blogs, letters and comment pieces and case studies.

  • Create and pitch media stories, prospecting the best journalists for stories, compiling media lists and finding creative hooks and ways to secure coverage.

  • Develop and deliver media campaigns to support key initiatives.

  • Draft and develop messages, content and products that effectively engage stakeholder audiences, informed by insight and evidence

  • Co-ordinate story-gathering processes, leading on interviewing partners and families, managing these relationships and producing stories that demonstrate the need for/impact of our client's work.

  • Monitor, analyse and evaluate media coverage - producing regular summaries and reports

Your experience, knowledge and skillsets will include :

  • Knowledge and understanding of the full communications mix including stakeholder engagement, media relations, marketing and digital.

  • Excellent understanding of what different media outlets want.

  • Background in media relations, journalism and experience of working in a busy press office/PR agency.

  • Strong track record of researching and crafting media packages and placing/selling in stories, features and comment pieces in the media, generating high-profile coverage.

We want you to have every opportunity to demonstrate your skills, ability and potential; please contact us if you require any assistance or adjustment so that we can help with making the application process work for you.