Media & Communications Officer

Cardiff, Wales
£27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
06 Jul 2021
03 Aug 2021
Marketing Disciplines
PR and Communications
Industry Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side

Media & Communications Officer - 12 month FTC £29,544 rising to £31,099

Your new company
This is a great opportunity to join a busy and proactive Media & Communications team working in the third sector on a Twelve Month Fixed Term Contract.

Your new role
Your main responsibilities will be to manage and maintain positive, proactive media relations with journalists across all platforms. Develop and drive innovative, profile-raising communications campaigns and manage sometimes sensitive issues. Manage and maintain excellent member relationships across platforms and strategies and with the Communications Manager you will help to develop and implement the wider Communications strategy.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have at least three years experience working with the media either in communications or journalism with excellent copy writing and editing skills and the ability to tailor content to different audience needs. Experience of developing and implementing campaigns and with excellent networking and interpersonal skills. The ability to speak Welsh is desirable but essential for this role.

What you'll get in return
Salary is £29,544 rising to £31,099 after 6 months. 35 Hours per week with flexible working options available. 33 days annual leave including bank holidays. A range of other benefits include pension, cash health plan and subsidised gym membership amongst others.

What you need to do now
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