A successful, leading not for profit Worcestershire organisation is now seeking an experienced PR Officer to join their busy PR office. Working as part of a team, your key responsibilities will include researching relevant stories to generate positive 'feel good' stories of interest, producing lively, interesting copy for press releases and feature articles to suit a wide range of audiences and incorporate key messages throughout the organisation. Other responsibilities will include assisting in the planning and delivery of PR campaigns to suit bespoke projects to maximise publicity opportunities, ensuring that the Group's key messages are incorporated and communicated across the organisation efficiently and effectively and managing all proactive and reactive media, ensuring the continuation, development and maintenance of contacts with regional and trade press and external agencies.
The successful candidate will have strong organisational skills, the ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines, ability to demonstrate a broad range of experience from a public relations and journalist background and will have very strong writing and creative skills to ensure that you are consistently providing clear and accurate information to staff, local audiences and the media.
As a person it is key that you are committed, a confident self-starter with a positive attitude at all times. So if you think you have what it takes to fulfil this role and have plenty of drive and enthusiasm please apply now by sending your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or for further information please call Hannah Fox on 0121 355 0955. Please note due to the high volume of applications that we receive please assume that if you haven't heard from us within 72 hours then your application has been unsuccessful.