Interim Press Officer

  • Location: London, hybrid
  • Salary: £35,000 - £40,000
  • Ref: CA-2111-8066
  • 2021-11-25T00:00:00+00:00
  • Ellwood Atfield
  • Interim

High-profile organisations in the transport sector seeks interim press officer, 12 month FTC

I am working with a high-profile organisation in the transport sector to recruit an Interim Press Officer, initially on a 12-month contract to cover a secondment in a growing team. This is an exciting opportunity to support the media relations and social media around several high-profile issues in the transport sector.

Key accountabilities:  

  • Support the press office and media activities, including responding to media enquiries
  • Be a part of the media out of hours call rota
  • Support in the creation of engaging social media content, ensuring that the organisation’s core values and objectives are communicated in a creative and impactful way
  • Maintain and support the implementation of the organisation’s social media and media relations strategies
  • Social media community management
  • Update and develop social media channels to increase engagement and keep up with the latest trends

Key experience required:

  • Experience of working in a fast-paced press office supporting media activity
  • Proven experience of using social media channels and increasing engagement and reach
  • Experience of evaluating and reporting on social media activity
  • Experience of supporting crisis communications or high-profile issues

If this role looks of interest please apply using the link below by the 10th of December 2021

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