Senior Communications Officer, Media

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £36,681
  • Ref: EH-1901-6330
  • 2019-01-11T00:00:00+00:00
  • Ellwood Atfield
  • Permanent

Award-winning team seeks Senior Communications Officer, Media

The opportunity
Our client is one of the most high profile local authorities in the UK. They are looking for a Senior Communications Officer, Media to work on integral communications around issues such as housing and rough sleeping. This is fast paced organisation and this role requires someone who cannot just work with the media but also with politicians.

Main responsibilities

  • Implementation of media handling strategies for key campaigns
  • Researching, drafting and issuing clear, concise lines to take across a range of channels
  • Work to provide a swift, accurate service to with senior members and journalists
  • Spot a good news story and issues that might pose a potential risk

Key experience and skills required

  • Strong news and media understanding
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Interest in politics

If you would like to apply to this role please apply quoting the reference no. EH-1901-6330

 

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