B2B Media Manager
12 month Fixed Term Contract
Are you used to working in a busy press office, and do you know how to use compelling storytelling to drive business engagement and increase visibility through the media? Then this exciting Media Manager role is for you. As a member of the world’s leading conservation organisation, you can use your media skills and expertise for good. Join WWF in the fight for our world and help to amplify our voice and influence within the business sector.
As our B2B Media Manager you will drive forward our agenda on priority issues including retail, food, finance and sustainable economics. Working with news, PR and business engagement colleagues you will help make our message the loudest and most respected. We want you to raise WWF’s profile and grasp the attention of influential business leaders, policy makers and the public, so they join the fight for our world. This will involve increasing our reach and share of voice in leading business, finance and trade media as well as building and nurturing relationships with key journalists. You will collaborate with colleagues to develop and pitch stories, identify opportunities to land our key messages and target media outlets. To succeed, you will have worked in a busy media team and can demonstrate a track record of delivering high quality media coverage and building brand awareness. You will possess sound knowledge of, and demonstratable engagement with, the business sector. An excellent communicator, you will also write and produce content to a high standard, at short notice and often under pressure. Important will be the ability to identify and react to new media opportunities. You will have an excellent understanding of the UK media landscape, especially in the B2B sector, and strong project delivery skills too. Naturally, you will be passionate and knowledgeable about environmental issues.
If you have the expertise to change business hearts and minds through great media work and are passionate about building a movement in defence of nature, deliver impactful mobilisation plans and communications, we would love to hear from. Please visit our website via the link, complete the online registration and submit a copy of your up-to-date CV with the Supporting Statement highlighting what makes you a good fit for us.
Every role at WWF is open to applications from all sections of society. We believe in the potential of everyone regardless of; sex, race, religion or belief, ethnic origin, different physical ability, family structure, socio-economics, age, nationality or citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other aspect that makes you, well you. Here at WWF, we are committed to conscious inclusion that helps cultivate an ethos of belonging, connection and shared purpose. We believe that the more diverse we are the better we become; this brings us together and empowers us to develop, engage and inspire; and critically to help build a future where people can live in harmony with nature.
Our policies and benefits reflect the importance of people being able to have a good work-life balance and being able to bring their ‘full self’ to work.
Our world needs you like never before. We are the first generation to know we are destroying the world and we could be the last that can do anything about it. We are looking for people who are passionate about making it politically, socially and economically unacceptable to destroy our planet’s natural resources. We need you to join us in the fight for our world.