Senior Press Officer & Press Officer
We are looking for a number of Senior Press Officer & Press Officers to join a Government Body based in Central London to deliver high quality, proactive and reactive media handling and effective communications campaigns that are integrated across channels.
- Develop handling strategies to support policy and business objectives; ensure plans are fully integrated across diverse communications channels
- Demonstrate a robust knowledge of the media landscape, and draw on this expertise to create innovative, proactive press strategies
- Advise on media engagement at senior levels including the DPP, and help to design, deliver and evaluate effective campaigns
- Identify opportunities to promote the organisations priorities, and to ensure plans are in place to address any risks; ensure effective monitoring for coverage of issues to initiate timely rebuttal where appropriate
- Handle high-profile and sensitive cases and manage contact with key journalists to defend the reputation of the organisation