UK communications officer

Closing date: 
Monday 5 March 2018
WDC is looking for a communications officer to join our UK campaigns and communications team based in Chippenham, Wiltshire.

The successful candidate will help develop and implement an integrated communications strategy that supports WDC fundraising, campaigns and policy work and informs and excites supporters and potential supporters. The role will also be instrumental in developing and managing WDC’s social media activity.

Reporting to the UK communications manager, you will provide communications support for WDC's fundraising activity (and in particular corporate partnerships) working with companies such as BRITA, Sega and other leading names from the gaming industry, help deliver and input to WDC’s UK social media strategy, create digital content to help communicate WDC’s work (including campaigns), support the communications manager (CM) to fulfil his/her responsibilities, and assist with work within a busy press office.

We are looking for candidates with existing public relations experience in a fast-paced environment either in-house or agency. You will have good media relations and solid copywriting skills, digital comms experience, an eye for detail, and be creative, committed and enthusiastic.

This is a full-time, permanent post.

Salary £22,700.

For an application pack please contact WDC at hr@whales.org or 01249 449500 using ref no. CO2018 or complete and return the form below.

Closing Date: Monday, 5th March, 2018 -  3pm GMT

Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.

Interviews will commence end of March

NO AGENCIES PLEASE

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