Appointed - Interim Media / Press Executive, Public Sector

  • Location: London
  • Salary: c£40,000 pro rata / up to £250/day
  • Ref: JS-1606-3562
  • 2016-06-07T00:00:00+00:00
  • Ellwood Atfield

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A fantastic opportunity to utilise your creative press and media expertise

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic communications consultancy with clients across government and third sectors. They need to hire an Interim Media Relations/ Press Executive to support on two of their key accounts. This is an urgent requirement to start ASAP, either on a long-term interim or interim to permanent basis.
The role is responsible for managing proactive media relations, PR and digital communications activities which support in the promotion of services, as well as proactive profiling of the organisation. In addition, you will support on media training and reactive issues handling with national and local press.
Reporting to a Senior Director and working as part of an in-house team with extensive client access, this opportunity offers a fantastic mix of client consultancy and creative PR and media responsibilities. It also provides a high level of exposure to senior internal and external stakeholders. Suitable candidates will be dynamic, commercially minded media professionals, with proven proactive and reactive media handling expertise, ideally gained within the central or local government sectors.