Communications Officer

Harris Hill
£28,988.09 - 33,093.09 per year
Closing date
16 Jun 2021

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PR & Communications
Full Time
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Job Details

Harris Hill are delighted to be working with a well established national organisation who are looking for a confident Communications Officer. In this creative role, you will focus on raising the profile of the organisation amongst its key target audiences.

This role will join a busy communications department working across the team to support on a wide range of projects and deliverables. With media relations a key focus of this role, you will utilise your media contacts and proven track record of securing coverage to promote the organisations campaigns. Your previous communications experience will allow you to hit the ground running and support the team with their upcoming anniversary campaigns. You solid experience of and passion for writing will allow you to work across the organisation to find stories and turn them into engaging pieces of content to push across multiple channels.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience of working within a busy press office and as part of an integrated communications team.
  • A track record of identifying, developing and securing high quality media opportunities which meet strategic objectives and KPIs.
  • Experience of bringing a Brand to life by telling people's real-life stories in an engaging, inspiring and respectful way.
  • Ability to build a rapport and strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • A strong understanding of the media landscape and communications best practice, with strong journalist contacts

Salary: £28,988 if based from Reading Hub / £33,093 if based in London Office (inclusive of ILW)

Location: Reading Hub OR London Office (initially remote due to Covid Restrictions)

Contract: Permanent

To find out more please email a copy of your CV to Please note this role will firmly close at 8.00am Tuesday 8th June 2021. Only successful candidates will be contacted.


Harris Hill has been providing the Charity and Not-for-Profit sector with high quality recruitment solutions for over 27 years. In the past year we have worked on more than 3,000 charity vacancies (approximately 2,000 permanent and 1,000 temporary) and are continuing to grow, developing new teams to respond to the strong demand for specialist charity professionals.

Our teams focus on specific functions within charities including Fundraising, Marketing/PR/Digital, Data Management & Business Support, Finance, Human Resources, Temporary and Executive-level roles.

We are committed to delivering a level of excellence to both candidates and clients alike and have an unrivalled reputation for finding talented people their ideal charity jobs within the UK's leading national and international charities and non-profit organisations.

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