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Press Officer - EXPIRED

Job Title Press Officer - EXPIRED
Contract Type Permanent
Location London, London
Salary £26500 - £31000 per annum
Job Published 29 Dec 2014
REF 50131KMA
Contact Name TPP Marketing
Contact Email communications@tpp.co.uk

Job Description - EXPIRED

This leading international development organisation is looking for an experienced Press Officer to join its Communications and Publishing department. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a demanding and stimulating environment in a growing and high-profile organisation. The individual will work within a small team responsible for the institute's media outreach and media relations in the UK and abroad.

The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic team player with strong interpersonal skills. Knowledge of and interest in current affairs and international relations is essential, along with previous experience of dealing with the media and working in a busy press office. The post-holder will be degree educated, able to work under pressure and possess excellent writing skills.

Person Specification
*At least two year's press office experience;
*Demonstrable knowledge of UK media landscape;
*Proven interest in international affairs and politics;
*Strong written and verbal communications skills;
*Ability to juggle projects and prioritise demanding and varied workload;
*Ability to translate complex issues for media;
*Ability to network;
*Some unsociable working hours required.


If you are interested in applying, please email your CV to us 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.

TPP was voted Best Recruitment Agency 2014 at the IoF PIFAs.

Ref: EXPIRED - 50131KMA | Published: 29th Dec 2014