Press Officer

£25000 - £30000 per annum
12 Nov 2013
10 Dec 2013
Sally Attridge
Full Time
Contract Type
My client are a leader in the Education field and are urgently seeking to appoint an experienced and talented Press Officer to join their busy Press/PR team.

The role of Press Officer will involve;

Providing a comprehensive media relations function
Supporting the development and implementation of the media relations strategy
Preparation and distribution of engaging press releases
Building relationships with press and other media locally, nationally and internationally

To be successful in the role of Press Officer, you will be able to demonstrate a strong background in writing creative press releases, be able to confidently build relationships both internally and externally and be a real team player.

You will have previous experience of working within a busy press office or come from a PR agency background. It is essential that you are able to run effective communications plans and utilise social media as part of an integrated media campaign.

This is a great opportunity to work in the exciting world of Higher Education in a diverse role offering on-going opportunity to develop and progress your career. Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment specialises in marketing jobs across Creative, PR, Clientside, Account Handling and Executive. We offer unrivalled opportunities across all specialisms and industry sectors, presenting you with only the best marketing jobs. Although we try to respond to all applications, the high number we receive means this isn`t always possible. If you have not heard from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application has not been successful. For more information, visit and we`ll make sure we do our best to find you the perfect marketing role.