Press Officer - FTSE listed

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Location
London
Salary
£32,000
Posted
29 Sep 2016
Closes
29 Oct 2016
Ref
GVL19244
Function
Press Officer
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

A leading FTSE listed organisation is looking for an ambitious and dedicated Press Officer to join its team on a full time, permanent basis. Working with the Group Corporate Communications team, you will be responsible for proactive and reactive media relations contact.
The successful individual will be involved in PR tactics and promote the sustainability and innovation programmes.

Key responsibilities:

  • Supporting the Head of Media
  • Researching, writing and distributing press releases
  • Maintaining image and media contacts database
  • Assisting with crisis communications
  • Maintaining digital assets and social media

Key skills and attributes:

  • Demonstrable experience in media relations
  • In-house or agency experience in content management
  • Work with a roster of PR agencies
  • Outstanding written and verbal communications skills
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent

In the first instance please send your CV in word format via email to Greg Vlasveld-Lawler at eccvs@vmagroup.com quoting reference GVL19244.

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