Interim Press Officer

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £34,000
  • Ref: FG-1811-6291
  • 2018-11-27T00:00:00+00:00
  • Ellwood Atfield
  • Interim

Education Charity seeks Interim Press Officer

The Opportunity
An established education charity are looking for a press officer to help support their team for 2-3 months during a busy period. This is an exciting time to be a part of this organisation, with the opportunity to support on the development of some fascinating campaigns and projects.

Main responsibilities

  • To support the Head of Communications & Campaigns in delivering the media strategy
  • To develop, deliver and evaluate media plans for all campaigns, programmes, prizes and any other areas that need PR
  • Targeted story generation and intuitive media relations
  • Expertise of media – both publications and individual journalists
  • Management of an agency
  • Reactive PR

Key experience and skills required

  • Demonstrable experience as a press officer, either in house or agency
  • Strong creative ability in the generation of appropriate story ideas
  • Ability to create profile opportunities by responding to the news agenda
  • Experience of communicating key messaging through social media

To apply for this fantastic interim Press Officer position, please send your CV with cover letter to or click apply below. 

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