Media Officer

Location
London
Salary
£120 - £160 per day
Posted
17 Mar 2017
Closes
21 Mar 2017
Ref
13784251/001
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Temporary

Leading national health charity who are working on very exciting innovative campaigns.

Description

A Media Officer is required to work on Fundraising PR campaigns:

As Media Officer for this charity in London you will:

  • Be responsible for securing media coverage across the broadcast, print and online media.
  • Give media advice.
  • Develop creative news hooks and translate sector specific information into outstanding media materials.
  • Contribute creative ideas to generate content for stories and features in line with the organisation's strategic objectives.
  • Build relationships with relevant media contacts, draft press releases, statements and other media materials
  • Undertake appropriate crisis communications/ reputation management processes as required.

Profile

The ideal Media Officer will:

  • Be immediately available or on a week's notice period.
  • Have health sector experience. (essential)
  • Have experience of working in media relations or as a journalist.
  • Have a good knowledge of the media.

  • Be able to write to a high standard.

  • Be able to proactively develop news hooks that support organisational objectives.
  • Be willing and able to hit the ground running in a fun and fast-paced environment

Job Offer

Competitive Day Rate

£120 - £160 a day