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Regional Communications Officer

Regional Communications Officer

  • Location:

    West Malling

  • Sector:

    Communications, MarComms & Digital, Marketing

  • Contract type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £30091.00 per annum + Additional Benefits

  • Contact:

    Leighton Davy

  • Contact email:

    communications@tpp.co.uk

  • Salary high:

    30091

  • Salary low:

    30091

  • Job ref:

    J77745_1656081228

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-07-24

  • Start date:

    August 2022

Calling all Communications professionals!

A world renowned, faith based, social action charity whose army of volunteers help millions of people across the world with their front-line work with homelessness, food banks, educational and job opportunities are looking for a Regional Communications Officer to join their team

As the Regional Communications Officer your work will be key in telling the stories of the charity's service users, the fantastic work they do and to ensure the overall message and brand marketing is consistent in tone so being able to identify a good story is key for the role

Your duties and responsibilities will include:

  • The Regional Communications Officer will be responsible to create and deliver communications across traditional print and broadcast and all digital media channels for the specific London and Southeast region

  • Ensure any internal and external communications content is engaging and consistent with the charity's key principles and goals

  • Work collaboratively with the PR, Press and media teams to ensure the great work of the charity's front-line work is promoted and the positive stories of their service users are delivered to the right channels

  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with regional and local journalists and media outlets.

  • Develop, creative and engaging multi-platform content for external communications including social media channels.

  • Provide advice to divisional leaders and corps officers on sensitive and complex communications and reputation management challenges with support from line manager and Head of PR & Communications.

  • Provide advice, briefings and support to spokespeople in your region for media interviews and identify new and potential spokespeople.

Your experience will include

  • As the Regional Communications Officer, ideally you will have knowledge of the issues surrounding homelessness and social justice

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills

  • Creative writing experience

  • Experience with SEO, website management and social media channels

  • The ability to create impactful content for specific, targeted audiences

  • The ability to be self-motivated and to multitask

This is a great opportunity for someone who is passionate about social justice and working closely with front-line teams and the charities service users

If you are interested in applying, please submit your CV along with a 400-500-word cover letter highlighting how your skills and experience are relatable to the responsibilities listed above and a paragraph or two on why you would like to work for an organisation like this

Closing date for applications will be on the 10th of July with interviews arranged for the following week.

We look forward to receiving your application

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.