Press and PR Executive

£150.00 - £200.00 per day
11 May 2018
08 Jun 2018
William Britz
Job Discipline
PR & Media
Experience Level
Contract Type
Full Time
Your new company
Is a London based global humanitarian and international development charity.

Your new role
Will be to drive positive national and international coverage to support mass campaigns that launched this week. The organisation are approaching their busiest time of the year and they need additional support on the media front. The successful candidate will proactively approach media outlets and journalist to sell stories and gain coverage to support. The campaigns will focus on middle east international development to improve economic growth, education and infrastructure

What you'll need to succeed
This is a very media focus role so the successful candidate will have a proven track record of building relationships with high profile journalists, selling stories and gaining positive coverage. You will have 2-4 years minimum experience within the press and PR environment having worked in both proactive and reactive press offices. You will be written press releases so you must have great written and spoken communications skills. Ideal you will already have good contacts within the media industry to increase the profile of the charity. There will not be any line management experience. As you are dealing with and managing difficult stakeholders.

What you'll get in return
A competitive salary and the opportunity to make a difference in a charity and for third sector countries in the middle east.

What you need to do now
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