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Action for Children
£35,000 per year plus £700 on call allowance per annum
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Role: Senior Media Officer 

Salary: £35,000 per annum  plus £700 on call allowance per annum 

Contract/Hours: Permanent, Full-Time (35 hours per week) 

Location: Homebased with up to two days a month in our London office

Perks: Annual leave of 29 days (pro-rata) PLUS public holidays, flexible maternity, adoption and paternity packages, annual staff awards, up to 7% employer contribution pension scheme, employee discount portal with all your favourite brands, check out more on our careers portal.

We're thrilled that you're considering a career with Action for Children so here's what you need to know…. 

About the Role 

Action for Children helped over 670,000 children and young people to live safe and happy childhoods last year and we're on a mission to help even more. As part of our highly skilled, passionate and creative Media team, you'll plan and deliver news and media relations activities across the UK.  You'll enjoy the challenge of using your experience within a similar role to highlight the work of Action for Children and issues relating to disadvantaged children, young people and families.

As a Senior Media Officer, you'll be: 

  • Planning and delivering national and trade proactive and reactive news and media relations activity 
  • Demonstrating your excellent news judgement and developing key relationships to engage with national and trade media as required
  • Researching and writing media releases, statements and articles as appropriate for national and trade media outlets
  • Assisting in writing briefings and Q&As and preparing spokespeople for media interviews
  • Working closely with the policy team to disseminate complex policy findings to a news audience in an accessible and engaging way

Our job description details the requirements of the role but the ‘must-haves' are: 

  • Experience of media relations within a press, PR or communications office 
  • Demonstrable experience of raising the profile of an organisation through media and PR activity and campaigns
  • Experience of working with broadcast, print and online media
  • First-class verbal and written communication skills with meticulous attention to detail
  • Flexibility to participate in the out of hours rota which runs 365 days a year, 24/7

Working here is so much more than a job. Whether this is a career change for you or the next step in your journey, we'd love to hear from you.

We can't wait to hear from you – stay safe and happy.

Posted on: 11 August 2022
Closing date: 24 August 2022 at 23:59
Job ref: 7656
Tags: Communications, PR,Marketing