Press and Communications Officer

Location
Manchester, Greater Manchester / Greater Manchester / Greater Manchester, Salford
Salary
£20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted
08 Feb 2018
Closes
08 Mar 2018
Ref
NP080218
Contact
Nathan Putsey
Discipline
Marketing
Business Type
Service Provider
Seniority
Executive
Contract Type
Freelance / Contract
Hours
Full-Time
We are currently working with a Well Established, National Organisation who are looking to bring on board a Press and Communications Officer to be a key member of the Engagement, Inclusion and Development team

In this role you will: -
*Assist the Communications Manager with the development and delivery of the communications plans
*Draft engaging and appropriate copy for the website, press releases, social media profiles, internal briefings, newsletters and communications mechanisms
*Build and maintain relationships with key journalists
*Help to manage and maintain an up to date proactive PR planning grid
*Arrange and commission appropriate photography, design and print services
*Support the co-ordination of events, materials and activity to support the delivery of the communications plan
*Respond quickly, accurately and positively to staff inquiries

The right candidate will possess the following attributes: -
*Good knowledge of administrative procedures, project management or information analysis

*Educated to degree level in relevant subject or equivalent level of experience of working at a similar level in specialist area

*Excellent written & verbal communication skills when disseminating complex information

*Problem solving skills and ability to respond to sudden unexpected demands

If you are immediately available and would like full details of the role, please submit an application ASAP.

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