Media Relations Manager

Recruiter
Hiring Wizard
Location
Camerton, Bath
Salary
Up to £37,770 per annum
Posted
10 Aug 2020
Closes
10 Sep 2020
Ref
1008MRM
Business Type
In-house
Sector
Charities
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Our client have an exciting opportunity for a Media Relations Manager to join their team.

Job Title: Media Relations Manager

Location: Flexible

Salary: Up to £37,770 per annum

Job Type: Full time

Media Relations Manager - The Role:

Working in the Marketing and Communications team, this new role focuses on supporting the development, implementation and delivery of an ambitious media and communications strategy.

As Media Relations Manager, you will drive a step change in our national media coverage, packaging up insights and evidence from our research, delivery work and membership to drive coverage. You will draft and pitch impactful news, opinion pieces and features to help transform levels of earned media.

Reporting to the Head of Marketing and Communications, and line managing the Communications Officer, the role-holder will be the charity’s chief publicist, with his or her success measured by the presence we’re able to carve out in the highest-profile media.

Their offices are based outside Bath, but they have a very flexible approach and this post can be based remotely although they would expect a weekly visit to the office in normal circumstances.

Media Relations Manager - About You:

To be successful, you will have excellent knowledge of the UK media landscape and a proven track record in gaining significant media coverage through innovative commentary and storytelling.

With strong media and communications skills, you will have experience of being a charity or company spokesperson at a senior level and understand the importance of evaluating reputational risk.

Diplomatic and tenacious, you will be able to build successful relationships with journalists, the media and charity partners, to deliver integrated PR and communications that achieve maximum impact

The closing date for applications is 12:00, Monday 27 August 2020 and interviews will take place the week commencing 7th September 2020.

Please note, we do not accept CV’s, please click ‘Apply’ now to receive further information on how to submit your application for this exciting Media Relations Manager opportunity.