City of London, London
£12.00 - £15.00 per hour
Job description

Communications Assistant - Immediate start - 12 week contract

About the role

The Communications Assistant works within our ambitious and committed Communications and Marketing directorate. We're a passionate, enthusiastic, hard-working bunch who play a key role in helping improve the lives with people living with specific health problems. As a communications team we:

  • manage the organisation's proactive and reactive media function
  • create exciting and engaging integrated communications campaigns
  • run our well-respected and growing social media channels
  • build and protect the organisation's reputation
  • support teams across the organisation with their own communications activity.

The Communications Assistant role involves:

  • providing administrative support to the communications team
  • monitoring the press inbox and flagging requests to relevant team member
  • contributing to the media monitoring and evaluation process
  • managing subscriptions and media relationship records
  • supporting our social media channels
  • supporting the team with case study interviews and management

Key requirements:

  • great written communications skills
  • experience writing engaging copy
  • strong administrative skills, ideally within communications environment
  • excellent written and verbal communications skills, experienced with communicating to a range of internal and external audiences
  • proactive, with an enthusiastic and flexible approach
  • desirable - experience of charity, health, campaigns or research communications

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Posted on: 05 December 2019
Closed date: 02 January 2020
Job ref: 3732830
Tags: Communications, PR