Interim Press Officer

Location
Warwick
Salary
Competitive
Posted
10 Oct 2018
Closes
09 Nov 2018
Ref
BSMCN43275
Contact
Claire Needham
Function
Press Officer
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Contract
Are you an immediately available Press Officer looking for a challenging and exciting Interim Press Officer position? If you are I would love to hear from you as my client based near Warwick is looking for an experienced Press Officer for a 6 month FTC opportunity reporting into the Media Manager.

This Interim Press Officer position will support the whole team with the smooth running of the day to day press office functions. This will include identifying responses, managing media cuttings and distribution, taking calls from the media and facilitating media interviews.

This role requires an individual who has experience writing for publications as a journalist or Press Officer, someone who has an understanding or press requirements and deadlines, excellent communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively with key internal stakeholders and media etc. You must be able to handle challenging situations, manage opposing views, demonstrate excellent writing and communication skills and accurate and timely copy.

Candidates must be prepared to participate in the "out of hours" press duty rota and be self motivated and passionate about delivering a high quality of work with attention to detail with this Not for Profit business based near Warwick.

If you live near Warwick in locations such as Coventry, Leamington Spa, Rugby, Nuneaton, Banbury, Stratford upon Avon for example I would love to hear from you as this Interim Press Officer opportunity is a fantastic challenge for an individual wanting to progress their PR, Press Officer, Media Relations, journalist career.