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Communications & Press Officer

Recruiter
Location
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary
£35,000 - £40,000
Posted
20 Apr 2017
Closes
18 May 2017
Ref
HKESQ1805/JW
Marketing Disciplines
Marketing
Industry Sector
IT / Technology
Contract Type
Permanent
Work Experience Level
Executive
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side

Communications & Press Officer
Leeds, West Yorkshire
£35,000 - £40,000

Want to help shape the voice and image of a pioneering company? Looking to challenge yourself, build on your existing knowledge and collaborate with a fresh-thinking team? If so, our client would love to hear from you. 

Our client is a fast-growing, exciting and innovative company that provides world-leading translation, interpretation and technology driven language solutions. They are now looking for a Communications & Press Officer to join their Marketing Team. 

As the world’s fastest growing language company, our client has big plans for the future and needs outstanding individuals to help them achieve their ambitions.  

Within a welcoming and team-oriented environment, you’ll be given the freedom to succeed, think without borders and take on an enjoyable and challenging workload. 

As a Communications & Press Officer, you’ll support the delivery of all internal and external communications via a range of channels, including digital, press, other media, events and print materials. 

In this exciting role, you’ll proactively and strategically shape communications for a specific project. This will include responding to press enquiries, handling the media and effectively managing stakeholders. 

Interested? To be considered, you’ll need:

- Press and communications experience, including corporate communications
- Experience of working with high profile government departments
- A track record of managing internal and external communications projects, as well as media campaigns, to achieve significant strategic or political change in a high profile organisation 
- Experience of reputation management, including crisis communications 
- Previous experience of managing and influencing internal and external stakeholders, including high profile partners 
- The proven ability to identify communications and news priorities within an organisation and deliver these stories in a way that meets audience needs 

Innovative, creative and decisive, as a Communications & Press Officer, you’ll have excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to effectively delegate, establish credibility and work collaboratively to solve problems. 

To apply for the role of Communications & Press Officer, please apply via the button shown. 

This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency. 

Additional Keywords: Communications & Press Officer, Press Officer, Communications Officer, PR Officer, Communications Executive, Marketing Executive, Marketing Communications Executive, Communications Campaign Executive, Marketing. 

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