Communications Officer - Environment and Social Change

Employer
Premier Resourcing UK
Location
London
Salary
£28k - 33k per year + Excellent Bens
Closing date
2 Nov 2020
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This is a great opportunity for a strong Comms officer with strong B2B, corporate and purpose driven experience, to join a leading charity working with businesses to cut global emissions and encourage renewable energy usage.  

The charity has already having a massive impact on global electricity and vehicle markets. Working with businesses, they have influenced millions of vehicles to go electric and the energy demand of a large country to go renewable. That is why they need  a talented, ambitious PR Officer to join their team. You will be driving integrated communications as a critical part of your corporate leadership initiatives and their broader work in the energy, transport and built environment systems.

You will have exceptional writing skills, with a nose for a good story, a proven ability to secure media coverage, with an understanding of how to work with stakeholders in business and an ability to understand and simplify technical details.  Strong reactive and proactive press office skills are absolutely key coupled with a love of generating coverage in national, business and trade titles in particular. In addition the role will require strong stakeholder relations especially with the charities core businesses whom they partner with to help fight climate change.  

You should be able to think tactically, to create and take opportunities to deliver on their strategic objectives, including influencing hundreds more companies around the world to take action - fast. You will also enjoy a challenge and a fast-paced, energetic environment where balancing of multiple priorities with multiple colleagues, and bringing people with you to deliver on your ideas, is the everyday norm.

Working rapidly, an entrepreneurial spirit, excellent writing and passion for quality of outputs are a must. The need for managing multiple requests while setting and pursuing priorities means the successful candidate is likely to have demonstrable experience within an agency or internal communications team or press office. 

A background in energy, transport or climate issues would be ideal,  so you can deal with external stakeholders and media contacts in this sector.

In addition to press office you will be responsible for driving social media content, as well as working with partners in other major markets like  US, India, Japan, Australia etc to tailor news for target geographies. 

This is a critical and urgent hire with an ideal start date of mid to late November 2020. 

 

Premier Resourcing UK is a boutique recruitment consultancy specialising in PR, public affairs, internal comms and marketing communications. We offer the highest standard of permanent, interim and freelance recruitment services to clients and candidates from junior to board level across the communications landscape.

We pride ourselves on helping some of the most talented PR and Communications professionals find their dream jobs.

Our core values 

• We love what we do and are passionate about providing an honest and integral service
• We respond to innovation in the market and harness the latest technology to ensure your requirements are met
• We have 'the knowledge' - it's our job to keep abreast of the latest news and developments within the communications industry, so we can advise you on the best possible opportunities in the market place
• We aim to exceed expectations in everything we do!

Contact Us
  • 48 Charlotte Street
  • Fitzrovia
  • London
  • W1T 2NS
  • GB
  • 0203 9841080
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