Senior Media and Communications Manager

£36000 - £40000 per annum
11 Feb 2013
11 Mar 2013
Annabelle Wheeler
Full Time
Contract Type
This leading charity is seeking a Senior Media and Communications Manager to join its successful London-based team. This is an excellent opportunity to work as senior member of communications team and contribute to the delivery of emerging stories as well breaking disasters and emergencies.

In this role you will be responsible for managing high level relationships with news editors across UK media and leading internal strategic thinking on maximising UK and international news as well as emergency media output. Your responsibility will be to lead in developing strategy for proactive and reactive news and emergency content for the charity. You will manage key relationships with the senior news media and act as the liaison with internal stakeholder teams. You will manage a team of two and ensure a high level of performance from this team.

The ideal candidate will have a strong background working as the lead contact for senior journalists, stakeholders and partners. You should be educated to degree standard, or equivalent, and will have demonstrable experience of managing media in reactive circumstances. In addition you should have proven experience with high profile media strategies and securing effective coverage for news and emergencies.

Please be in touch for immediate consideration.

As we receive such a high volume of applications every day, regretfully, we are only able to respond to successful candidates who will be contacted within two working days. We wish you the best of luck with your search