Date Added: 21 September 2020
: 5 October 2020
Job Title: Media Officer
Working For: City of London
Salary: £40,750- £46,150pa
The City of London Corporation is the governing body of the Square Mile dedicated to a vibrant and thriving City, supporting a diverse and sustainable London within a globally-successful UK. This includes supporting the financial and professional services sector across the country, as well as addressing issues that may affect its future competitiveness. The Media Team is responsible for proactively promoting this work and managing reputational risks.
As an ambitious and experienced Media Officer, you will lead on high-profile issues relating to financial and professional in the Square Mile. This will involve occasional travel and working closely with senior figures across the sector, including the Lord Mayor and Policy Chair. As a key member of the team, you’ll regularly interact with a wide range of London, national and international media outlets to tell a positive story about our work.
As an exceptional communicator, you will be a team player with experience in a story-selling media environment and be comfortable working across a wide variety of issues. Experience in dealing with media enquiries regarding financial and professional services will be an advantage. An understanding of key issues affecting the City of London is important – and a commitment to excellence and results is essential.
The City of London is committed to Equal Opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
Closing Date: 5 October 2020
The closing date for applications is 12noon on 5 October and interviews will take place on 14 and 15 October.
To apply online, please visit https://careers.cityoflondon.gov.uk
Alternatively, please contact 020 7332 3978 (24hr answerphone) quoting reference number TC815. A minicom service for the hearing impaired is available on 020 7332 3732.