Senior Media Officer

£200.00 - £220.00 per day
14 January 2019
11 February 2019
Verity Slade
Job Function
Contract Type
Full Time
Your new company
A central government body based in Central London

Your new role
You will be leading on delivering key communications work to a high standard, searching for proactive opportunities to promote key messages and supporting the provision of a timely and robust media management service. The role works closely with colleagues in the Strategic Campaigns, Digital and Internal Communications teams to ensure an integrated communications approach across all channels . You will provide assured and effective media handling advice to colleagues and will take responsibility for delivering allocated media relations activity to a high standard, ensuring it achieves impact and helps to deliver key communications' objectives.

What you'll need to succeed
To succeed in this role you will have extensive proactive and reactive press/media experience and will be able to deliver integrated communications plans to meet the organisations goals. You will not only have good experience managing traditional media channels, but also social channels as well - namely: Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. The successful candidate will be able to build strong relationships with internal and external teams to help raise the profile of the organisation. Great written and spoken communications skills is an obvious must.

You may also have to play a role in the out of hours duty rota and support its delivery of market sensitive announcements - this involves some work outside of core employment hours.

What you'll get in return
You will get a competitive salary and the opportunity to work for a world leading government body.

What you need to do now
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