Media Relations Assistant

4 days left

£20152.00 - £22462.00 per annum
22 Aug 2019
19 Sep 2019
Sophie Wright
Job Discipline
PR & Media
Experience Level
Contract Type
Full Time
Media Relations Assistant

Your new company

Your new company is a world-renowned, specialist postgraduate University, creating leaders in technology and management.

Your new role

You will be reporting in to the Head of Communications and Public Affairs, you will be joining a team that showcases the University's wide-ranging portfolio and world-class expertise in technology and management. You will be first point of contact, during office hours, for journalists and will assist the media and communications team in answering their enquiries. The successful candidate will be supporting the development of a pro-active media relations strategy for the University.

What you'll need to succeed

* Educated to a good standard of A level or equivalent education.
* Good general knowledge and practise in media and communications work (including social media).
* Knowledge of Microsoft office.
* Proactive approach to seeking out potential new stories.
* Ability to work under pressure.

What you'll get in return

Not only will you be working for a highly respected university you will also have the potential for permanent employment after the contract ends. You will also have opportunities to take part in upskilling training courses, be in a friendly working environment which offers free parking and options for flexible working.

What you need to do now

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