Senior Communications Officer

£27,945 per Annum
18 Dec 2013
18 Jan 2014
Full Time
Contract Type

Job Title: Senior Communications Officer
Location & Post Code: London (SE10)
Salary: £27,945 per Annum

Recognised as a leader in the fight against malnutrition, our client is an international humanitarian organisation committed to ending child hunger. With 30 years of expertise in emergency situations of conflict, natural disaster and chronic food insecurity, they run life-saving programmes in over 45 countries benefiting seven million people each year. 

The charity’s UK offices in Greenwich are seeking an experienced Senior Communications Officer. This is an exciting position where you will work as a senior member of their Communications Team to fulfill the unit’s objectives as laid out in their communications action plan.

With a substantial track record in communications, media relations and content development, the Senior Communications Officer will independently develop and deliver the communications and media relations output for designated communication projects including silent crises, advocacy outputs and campaigns, deliver public response to breaking news stories and emergencies, lead on, conceive and implement social media strategy, and be responsible for maximising PR and media exposure for pre-assigned fundraising appeals and partnerships.

Working in close collaboration with other communication teams and missions worldwide, the Senior Communications Officer will drive a wide range of innovative communication projects aimed at driving brand recognition and media exposure.

This post will manage a team of volunteers within their Communications Unit.

Closing Date: 8th January 2014

Please apply online with your CV and covering letter.

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