Media Relations Manager

Recruiter
Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
£30000 - £31000 per annum
Posted
08 May 2014
Closes
05 Jun 2014
Ref
70266
Contact
Rachel Galsworthy
Sector
Education
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
- Media Relations Manager
- Split venue: Client - 2 days per week; Agency - 3 days per week
- Board level involvement

You will be a strong press & media relations manager, with previous agency or client handling experience. The candidate will have the ability to lead media and PR accounts across a range of sectors/industries, with a varied and busy workload. They will be required to support the creation of media strategies and secure media coverage, including sell-ins when required. They will have good media contacts and ideally, experience of issues and crisis management. Social media/digital expertise is also advantageous and the ability to understand the public policy environment useful but not essential. They should feel comfortable working with senior or board level members of a client team. This is an exciting role as part of a growing team, with a lot of opportunity to demonstrate flair and entrepreneurial skills.