Assistant Consultant, Strategic Communications (Public Affairs and PR)
We are looking for an exceptional Assistant Consultant or Graduate to join our growing Strategic Communications team in London.
Are you an enthusiastic and determined individual with a passion for communication, politics and public engagement? Are you looking to apply your enthusiasm for the built environment, property development or planning in a leading national consultancy?
At Turley we believe in shaping better places - and to create great places you must involve people. Turley Strategic Communications focuses on people, and their influence on the planning and place-making process. We lead on political, community and press engagement to shape attitudes, create support and secure planning permission.
If you are a motivated individual with a desire to gain critical experience in the development sector, or the communications industry, have a strong interest in political and business news and in the local development sector, this opportunity could be for you. Previous communications or consultancy experience (employment or placement) is preferred but not essential. What is important is your ability to learn quickly, and develop relationships whilst working within a highly professional team.
You will support the Strategic Communications team primarily in London but with work across the South East in attending and supporting public consultation events, stakeholder research as well as assisting with external communications including writing press releases and briefing papers.
Turley is an employee-owned business, operating from thirteen locations and is one of the largest planning consultancies in the UK. We offer an excellent remuneration and flexible benefits package including pension, ownership dividend and performance-related bonus.
For further information about the role please get in touch with Phil Brogan, Associate Director, Strategic Communications, on 07976 704921.
If you have a Marketing/Communications, Law or Humanities degree and think this opportunity could be for you, please apply in confidence by following the Apply Now link below providing your CV and a covering letter with details of your current salary.
No agency interest please.
The successful candidate must have permission to work in the UK by the start of their employment.