Up to £32331 per annum
about 3 years ago
This fantastic international humanitarian charity are looking for a media coordinator to come and join their team. Within this role you can look forward to promoting the charity's fantastic work and concerns through the UK media and contribute to relevant advocacy through key journalistic contacts, press releases and responding the media enquiries. You will also be project managing major media events and projects across the organisation.
Reporting into the Media Relations Manager, you will be entrusted to respond to media enquiries, placing stories and contributing to the charity's output through the website, social media and publications. There will also be some day-to-day editorial and content decisions, and you will also be working with the Media Relations Manager to develop strategies and provide media advice to other members of staff. You will also be acting as the gatekeeper for the charity's reputation externally.
The ideal candidate will:
- Have a press/media relations background, with experience in a busy press office
- Excellent journalistic skills, including research, writing and editing
- Have a solid understanding of UK media, both traditional, new and social