Media Relations Manager – Education - In-House

London (Central), London (Greater) / London (East), London (Greater) / London (North), London (Gr...
c. £40k
08 May 2014
08 Jun 2014
RM884129
Full Time
Permanent

This is an exciting Media Relations Manager position in the communications department of a well known organisation in the education sector and at the heart of the national news agenda.

The role of Media Relations Manager will involve:

  • Developing proactive media relations strategy to reach a broad audience
  • Spotting relevant news items and stories which can be turned into media platforms
  • Capitalizing upon opportunities to raise the organization’s profile in print, broadcast and online media
  • Project managing activities for an anniversary

The successful candidate must:

  • Be a media relations expert with experience in either an in-house or PR consultancy position
  • Be media savvy, an excellent writer and be excellent at identifying potential media opportunities which can be sold into the media
  • Be comfortable talking to both the national media as well as consumer titles
  • Ideally have experience across both corporate and consumer PR
  • Be creative, enquiring, enthusiastic and a team player

This would be a fantastic opportunity for an energetic and creative individual and would suit someone at Account Manager/Senior Account Manager level in a consultancy who is looking to move in-house, or alternatively someone in an in-house position who is looking for their next challenge.

If you feel you would be suitable for this role please apply now!