Senior Press Officer

Central London
£36,735 to £47,639
30 Aug 2013
09 Sep 2013
Government
Full Time
Contract

Senior Press Officer

£36,735 to £47,639

A hugely exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Cabinet Office communications team as we undergo a period of transformation. We are changing the way we work to focus on campaigns, and are looking for bright, creative, motivated communications professionals to join the team and shape our new campaigning direction. We will be also looking for enthusiastic press officers to help deliver the deliver the media handling elements of these campaigns.

This is a rewarding role and would be ideal for someone looking to build on their communications experience.

We are looking for creative and dynamic Senior Press Officers with a sharp news sense, excellent judgment and an ability to form strong relationships with senior people. You will also need to thoroughly understand the digital and social media agenda, as well as more traditional media channels.

These posts are offered on two year Fixed Term appointments with the possibility of contract extension or conversion to permanent appointments. All posts are based in central London.

Closing date: 9 September 2013

For more information on the specific roles and to apply, go to www.civilservice.gov.uk/jobs and search under Cabinet Office