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Junior Press Officer

Posted 4 days ago by Stopgap
Location London Job Type
Salary £22000 - £23000 per annum + 3 Month Contract Sector Government & Public Sector, Travel & Leisure

Junior Press Officer needed for a 3 month contract, which may turn into a permanent role. Must be available to start immediately.

Junior Press Officer - 3 Month Contract - £22,000-£23,000 - London

This role will ideally suit a recent graduate.

You will be working for the official promotional organisation for a major city in the UK. The company attracts and delivers value to overseas business, event organisers, students and visitors. They are a not-for-profit public private partnership, funded by government and a network of commercial partners.

You will help to support all media relations activities with duties including proactive media engagement and campaign activation, plus administrative roles including media monitoring and evaluation. The role will have a particular focus within tourism and will report to Head of Tourism PR. Key tasks include

- provide support across all PR activities, including social media
- general press office functions, responding to media enquiries, issuing press releases and compiling press packs
- monitor media coverage and help compile regular analysis reports
- manage media databases and develop / update contact lists
- coordinate media materials and statements; organising media interviews and interview briefing materials
- pitching media campaigns and stories to domestic and international journalists
- undertake research to assist with the development and implementation of team projects and campaigns, as required
- facilitate press trips and hosting media visits as required
- supporting the organisation of media events and press conferences

You MUST HAVE experience or an internship within a PR function.

Apply now!

Junior Press Officer - 3 Month Contract - £22,000-£23,000 - London

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