Senior Press Officer

Location
England,London,City of London
Salary
£180.00 - £200.00 per hour
Posted
11 Sep 2018
Closes
09 Oct 2018
Ref
3419012
Contact
William Britz
Job Discipline
PR & Media
Experience Level
Executive
Sectors
Public Sector
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time
Your new company
An iconic charity dedicated to improving conservation and supporting wildlife.

Your new role
You will play a important role in support the media manager in the creation and implementation of the national media strategy, raising awareness of the conservation work of the charity. You will line manage one press who will gain international coverage from targeted media outlets. You will then manage the international resource to publicise the ZSL content to the targeted international and specialist media titles.

What you'll need to succeed
We are looking for proactive self-starter who has a keen eye for potential news stories with a good understanding for the workings of the UK media, with first hand experience building relationships with keen journalists.You must be a seasoned press officer who can manage press conferences, media launches and briefings. Having a background in conservation and/or the environment would be ideal, but just a background in science would be find. You must have public or third sector experience.

What you'll get in return
The opportunity to work with a great charity and make a huge impact, as well as a competitive salary.

What you need to do now
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