Press Officer

Location
Oxfordshire, England
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
17 Mar 2021
Closes
14 Apr 2021
Ref
3949047
Marketing Disciplines
PR and Communications
Industry Sector
Social Media
Contract Type
Contract
Work Experience Level
Executive
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side
Job Role
Press Officer

Exciting new temporary opportunity for a Press Officer to join an education organisation


Press Officer 15.37 per hour
Oxford
3 months (temporary)

Your new role will be working for a leading education organisation based in Oxfordshire, my client is actively looking for a Press Officer to join their team to provide media through online channels, work with key stakeholders for engagement and maximise press activity.

  • Responsible for enhancing the profile, reputation of the organisation with key targets audiences
  • build relationships with key media by positioning the School as an expert commentator on trends and issues in the market
  • Increase the share of voice in key media (print, broadcast, online and social)
  • Write press pitches, releases and web stories and support the creation of content as appropriate, to attract the attention of journalists
  • Build good relations with the media, identify subjects of interest to individual journalists and support press visits


Personal Profile

  • Successful experience in a PR, online media or communications roles
  • Proven experience in managing social media channels
  • Background in content writing and journalism
  • Experience working with key stakeholders, crisis communications and press releases
  • Assisting in managing online communications to wider audiences



This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing organisation. This role would best suit a Press Officer, Media Officer, or Digital Communications Officer. If you have the above skill set and are considering a move, please contact Chloe Williams on 01865 972130.

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