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Reference: 66427

Date Added: 13 June 2018
Closing Date: 28 June 2018

Job Title: Media Monitoring Officer

Working For: Conservative Campaign Headquarters

Location: London

Salary: Competitive (dependent on experience)

Job Details

An opportunity has arisen for a Media Monitoring Officer to join the Press Office at CCHQ. The Media Monitoring Officer will ensure Conservative MPs, Cabinet Ministers, and staff are informed of the latest broadcasting, print and online media coverage. The Media Monitoring Officer is expected to produce updates and summaries that are comprehensive and completed to tight deadlines.

The successful candidate will:

• Monitor broadcast, print and online media for breaking news and political developments
• Produce and distribute regular media summaries
• Produce transcripts of political interviews
• Liaise with and support Political Press Advisers
• Assist with other Press Office tasks as required

Capabilities and skills required:

• A degree or equivalent
• Highly developed written and communication skills
• Strong IT skills and a knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite
• Good organisational skills
• Excellent time management and the ability to prioritise
• The ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines
• A commitment to the Conservative Party
• The ideal candidate will have some experience of working in a political environment

Capabilities desired but not essential:

• Experience of basic video editing

Closing Date: 28 June 2018

Interview/Start Dates

Application Details

If you have the skills and track record required to succeed in this role, please submit yout cover letter and CV to recruitment@conservatives.com or send to Human Resources Department, CCHQ, 4 Matthew Parker Street, London SW1H 9HQ.

WE ONLY ACCEPT APPLICATIONS FROM PERSONS AUTHORISED TO WORK WITHIN THE UK.

If you have not heard from us by Thursday 12th July 2018 please assume that, regrettably, your application has been unsuccessful this time.

Website: http://www.conservatives.com

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