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Reference: 86844

Date Added: 24 November 2022
Closing Date: 11 December 2022

Job Title: Media Manager

Working For: Turning Point

Location: London

Salary: £40,000

Length of Contract: Permanent

Job Details

Turning Point have an exciting opportunity for a Media Manager to join the team. You will be reporting into the Head of External Affairs and working within a wider external affairs, marketing and internal communications team.

The main aim of the role is to maximise press coverage and help Turning Point develop its profile, nationally and locally. You will also be leading the media strategies for our B2B and consumer brands, Rightsteps and livelife, to raise awareness and support growth. You will be responsible for:

  • Preparing and issuing press releases and statements
  • Content creation
  • Monitoring media coverage and analysing the news agenda to identify opportunities and risks
  • Briefing media spokespersons and building relationships with key journalists
  • Working closely with internal and external stakeholders and organisations on specific projects and campaigns

This is a hybrid role with 1-2 days per week in the office in London.

We are looking for an experienced communications professional with a keen eye for detail and the ability to work comfortably under pressure in a fast-paced environment. You will need to have excellent writing skills and a keen eye for a good story and the ability to pitch stories to journalists. A strong track record working in media relations and experience in health and/or social care is essential. Experience of commercial and consumer PR is desirable.

Closing Date: 11 December 2022

Interview/Start Dates

Closing time: Midnight. Interviews are intended to be held on 14th/16th/20th December 2022 in the London office. We can potentially look at accommodating other interview dates if required.

Application Details

Apply at https://careers.turning-point.co.uk/jobs/job/Media-Manager/6650 

Website: http://www.turning-point.co.uk

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