Senior Press Officer – 3 months – Charity

London
£30-32K pro rata
25 Oct 2013
11 Nov 2013
CK883872
Full Time
Contract

Our client is a well-known leading charity. They are seeking a Senior Press Officer to focus on providing PR support for fundraising. Ideally, you will be available immediately.

As Senior Press Officer you will:

  • Source, write and distribute news releases and other media information
  • Develop contacts within the media
  • Assist with a high-profile appeal, including sourcing patient case studies
  • Work closely with the Corporate Partnerships and Events team

The ideal candidate for this role has:

  • Outstanding experience in the PR industry, ideally with a background in charity fundraising
  • Experience, ideally, in sourcing and promoting case studies
  • Excellent written and verbal skills, as well as fantastic copy writing skills
  • The ability to work well as part of a team as well as independently
  • A professional demeanour and is proactive and focussed

This is an exciting opportunity for a talented freelancer to join a leading charity on a three month basis.