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Senior Media & PR Officer

Location: Central London

Salary expectation: £35,700

Application deadline: Fri 3rd November

This is a full-time role

The Organisation

Workers’ Educational Association – the UK’s largest voluntary sector provider of adult education in England and Scotland.

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The Role

To play a vital role in the development and delivery of the overall marketing and communications strategy.

To be responsible for the development and delivery of the Media & PR strategy as part of this – committed to elevating the charity’s awareness in a competitive environment.

To work closely with other officers within the department to achieve the key performance indicators set annually for the team – ensuring clear, consistent messaging across all external channels and integrated communications internally.

To act as a brand champion and be an active supporter and promoter of the brand.

The Candidate

Capable of producing high quality and engaging, well-researched and carefully-balanced press releases, opinion pieces, interviews, features stories, placed articles, media alerts, and media pitches. With the ability to proactively selling them in to key media channels.

Proven experience of strong networking skills is essential as you will be key to building on existing, as well as building new relationships.

Demonstrable experience of existing relationships with key press and media.

Extensive experience of working in a busy PR environment, preferably a mix of in-house and agency.

Deadline: Fri 3rd November