Senior Media Officer

Job Title: Senior Media Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Reference: 15618334
Job Published: August 23, 2017 01:00

Job Description

Leading UK charity is searching for a PR savvy Senior Media Officer to play a critical role in their Communications team.

The charity:
This charity is at the nation's very heart, an innovator within its field and ploughing money consistently into treatments, recovery and support. The communications team within this business is award-winning and tackles the UK's biggest killer through powerful communications to drive awareness and generate income to help them continue lifesaving work.

The role:
As the nation's leading charity and the UK's leading charity retailer - with over 700 shops on the highstreet and a thriving ebay site / ecommerce website. The retail side of this charities business generated a profit of £32 million last year to help fund live saving research.

You'll be responsible for the delivery of communication campaigns for the retail arm, driving forward our new Communications Strategy for Retail by delivering engaging and innovative communications campaigns which help drive stock donations, the recruitment of volunteers and campaigns to entice shoppers.

Activities will range from national campaigns, reactive communications for the business which involves responding to a diverse range of stories that transpire throughout the 700+ shops (which comprise of standard shops, furniture and electrical stores, books and music stores, clearance shops and home stores) to local shop openings/birthday celebrations.

About you:
- 3+ years PR experience
- Agency or clientside
- Experience of implementing effective media relations campaigns
- Experience in a retail press office
- Experience of briefing and advising senior members of staff on media interviews
- Consumer experience
- Retail

The client is paying up to £33k for the right candidate.

For more information please get in touch with Samantha @ Major Players