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Press Officer – Investment Organisation

Salary c£33K
Location London
Reference EL888493
Emma Litster

A fantastic opportunity has arisen within one of the largest savings organisations in the UK for a Press Officer to join the team. You will support the delivery of the company’s annual media and PR plan; responding to press enquiries, proactively identifying opportunities for positive media coverage across digital, print and broadcast. This role would suit a team player with a self-starter attitude.

Responsibilities:

• Taking an active role in providing an efficient press service, responding to enquiries and ensuring regular contact with key media

• Developing potential consumer research subjects

• Drafting questions for research, analyse data, use results to draft press releases, blogs and social media content

• Selling in press releases to national, regional and broadcast media and partners

• Working with colleagues across the business, including Customer Experience and Brand, to keep informed of media activity and horizon scan issues for the wider team

• Supporting the media team management of reputational issues

Requirements:

• Experience of working in a busy press office

• Good knowledge of media relations

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills and able to master technical, financial and business information and communicate it simply and effectively to external audiences – primarily the media - in a compliant way that meets all regulatory requirements

• The ability to deal confidently and develop good working relationships with journalists from a variety of media (national, regional and local; trade & industry, news, business and consumer)

• Ideally knowledge of financial services and/or a retail environment, and experience of working in a regulated environment

If you feel like you are the ideal candidate, or would like more information, please send your CV to emma@jflrecruit.com 

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Job Details

Press Officer – Investment Organisation

London

c£33K