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External Communications Officer - EXPIRED

Job Title External Communications Officer - EXPIRED
Contract Type Permanent
Location London, London
Salary £33833 per annum
Job Published 06 May 2015
REF 51522KMA
Contact Name TPP Marketing
Contact Email

Job Description - EXPIRED

I am looking for an experienced Press Officer to join a very large and well known organisation. The External Communications Officer will be working with an award winning team and will be responsible for promoting the charity both nationally and internationally.

Working within a small and experienced team of press officers in a large corporate affairs directorate, you will cover every type of story including promoting their large campaigns. You will also cover their international work, publicise their fundraising activities and employment projects.

The appointed candidate will have:

*Proven experience of working on media campaigns in an in-house press office or PR consultancy

*Experience of working in a busy press office - commercial, public or voluntary sector - including a proven ability to deal with incoming media enquiries quickly and effectively, writing press releases and proactively pitching stories.

*Experience of developing, implementing and evaluating communications campaigns.

*Understanding and experience of using social media and digital communications.

*Proven track record of achieving coverage in national, online, consumer and trade media (proactive and reactive).

*A good working knowledge of broadcast, print, online and social media.

*Experience of working sensitively and responsibly on complex issues and with case studies.

If you are interested in applying, please email your CV to me quoting the reference number in the subject line.

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 - 51522KMA | Published: 06th May 2015