Press Officer/Communications Manager

  • Location:

    Liverpool, Merseyside

  • Sector:

    Marketing

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    John Kata

  • Contact email:

    john.kata@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/547771

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-02-08

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Press Officer

Liverpool L3 9PP

12 month FTC

Up to £33k


We have an immediate need for an experienced Press Officer/Media specialist to join a major business based in central Liverpool.

Working on an initial 12 month contract, this is a key role within the organisation and will take ownership of Press activity and media liaison.

* Be the first point of contact for all national, regional and trade press enquiries
* Work reactively to produce and release press releases
* Forward plan a calendar of external communications
* Provide briefings for media
* Work proactively to build internal relationships with key stakeholders
* Write engaging media releases for use across a range of channels including press, social medial etc.

You need to be an experienced communications specialist with a proven track record of working within a reactive environment.

A forward thinker who can plan effective future activity while managing multiple deadlines.

Great people skills, a relationship builder, comfortable networking with both internal and external stakeholders.

Great writing skills and a keen eye for a story

You'll be working as part of a very highly regarded and successful communications division, working with an organisation that has an impact at all levels across the country.

L3 9PP

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