PART TIME Media Officer

Kingston upon Thames
£26000 - £28000 per annum
14 Oct 2016
28 Oct 2016
Part Time
Contract Type
This Christian Charity is dedicated to seeing 50 million people released from material and spiritual poverty through a worldwide network of 100,000 local churches around the world


Job role;

* To attend corporate weekly Staff Prayers on Wednesdays, to hear of Charity's work and to spend time in prayer and worship together.
* To lead or participate in spiritual sessions of prayer and biblical reflection within the Team
* Be committed to the Charity's Missions, Values and Beliefs statement.
* To be committed to actively working and living in accordance with the Charity's Christian beliefs.
* Responsible for maintaining your own spiritual development.
* Devising and executing media relations and PR campaigns.
* Developing and sharing expertise in digital PR strategies and tactics
* Proactively seeking coverage in mainstream and Christian media and in digital channels
* Writing and placing news items and features to tight deadlines, both for Christian and mainstream media.
* Communicating the Charity's key messages through media and PR channels, through both old and new media.


Skills and Experience;

* Experience in journalism, PR or press office
* Experience of working on digital media projects
* Experience of working to deadlines
* News and feature-writing ability
* Writing for the web
* Interviewing skills
* Excellent time management skills
* Ability to work to tight deadlines
* Ability to work with people at all levels
* Ability to work under pressure
* Experience of working in a faith based environment

Job Offer

Part time - Job Share 19hrs per week

£15,619 pro rata

(Full time salary equivalent: £28, 772 )