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Reference: 70221

Date Added: 14 March 2019
Closing Date: 25 March 2019

Job Title: Communications Officer

Working For: The Prince's Countryside Fund

Location: London

Salary: Competitive

Job Details

About the role

The Prince’s Countryside Fund is looking to appoint a creative and proactive Communications Officer. Under the guidance of the Operations Manager, and as part of a small team based in London, the post-holder will be responsible for the day to day coordination of the Fund’s digital presence and will support the delivery of the communications strategy. This will include drafting content, liaising with media contacts, and managing the Fund’s communications databases.

Since its establishment by HRH The Prince of Wales in 2010, The Prince’s Countryside Fund has carved out a niche position as a national charity which aims to improve the prospects of family farm businesses. We are committed to promoting a confident, robust, and sustainable agricultural and rural community which is universally appreciated for its vital contribution to the British way of life and able to support future generations.

About you

This fixed term role will play a key part in helping to grow the profile of the Fund and communicating its position as a leading rural charity. The position offers a fantastic opportunity to develop your career with significant responsibility while being part of a busy and supportive small team. We are looking for someone with excellent written and oral communication skills including copywriting and proofreading, who can build relationships with journalists and other stakeholders in a mature, professional, and credible manner. An interest in the countryside and rural issues is desirable, as is some experience of marketing and communications.

Closing Date: 25 March 2019

Interview/Start Dates

Start date: 1st May 2019

Application Details

Please apply online at: https://royalvacancies.tal.net/vx/lang-en-GB/mobile-0/appcentre-1/brand-2/xf-7c3a5e7092be/candidate/so/pm/1/pl/4/opp/10000074-Communications-Officer-Fixed-Term-Contract/en-GB

Website: http://www.princescountrysidefund.org.uk

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