Media Relations, Campaigns and Digital Communications Manager - Public Sector - FTC until Dec 2022 - Remote
Your new company
You will be working for a large public sector organisation based in Glasgow City Centre.
Your new role
This organisation is looking for an enthusiastic and digital savvy Media Relations, Campaigns and Digital Communications Manager to join their Communications Directorate. The role is best suited to a person with experience of working in a pressurised press office environment and with an in-depth understanding and experience of creating and engaging with digital content, working with a range of digital and social media channels. The organisation will expect you to hit the ground running, actively encourage ideas from a range of sources and stakeholders and use these to inform thinking as well as identify a range of relevant and credible information sources.
What you'll need to succeed
Previous experience in a similar role will lead to your success:
* Managing excellent relationships with journalists, senior management and external peers, standing your ground and handling challenge appropriately when needed
* Earning coverage across mainstream and digital media, demonstrating strong editing skills to ensure high-quality and timely press releases, rebuttals and lines to take in response to developing stories.
* Working in a pressurised press office environment with around five years' experience of such.
* Creating and engaging with digital content and working with a range of digital and social media channels as part of an integrated communication strategy.
What you'll get in return
Flexible working options available. You will be offered a contract initially until December 2022 and be offered a salary between £38,652.00 - £44,396.00 Per Annum. Ideally candidates that are already security cleared - although this wouldn't rule someone out - this would just delay start date.
What you need to do now
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