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Our people make us. Join the UK’s leading dementia charity.
Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia.
Position: Media Officer
Contract type: Fixed Term Contract – 1 year
Hours: 35 hours per week
Salary: £32,326 actual per annum
Closing date: 30 March 2017
Interview date: 10 April 2017
About the role:
At Alzheimer’s Society, we are more than the sum of what we do. We are also what people feel, believe and know us to be – and what’s why we are passionately committed to communicating effectively with our supporters, the wider public and policy makers to build a dementia movement that inspires people to unite with us and be part of a social movement for change.
Have you got what it takes to build on our success so far? We are looking for a self-motivated and creative media officer to join our award-winning team. The successful candidate will work in our busy national office in central London, helping to build and maintain a positive regional media profile for us by promoting our fundraising events like Memory Walk.
You will play a key role, as part of the regional media team, in promoting and growing our mass participation fundraising events, like Memory Walk, through traditional and digital media.
You will possess a great news sense and a flair for placing engaging stories. You must have experience of working with the media, excellent communication skills, the ability to plan and deliver results and the desire to work in a fast-paced team committed to making a difference.
Alzheimer’s Society is committed to equal opportunities.
You may have experience of the following: Media Officer, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, PR, Public Relations, Campaign Management, Marcoms, Marketing Communications, Press Officer, Journalist, Journalism, Voluntary Sector etc.
This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.