Senior Media Relations Officer

Recruiter
Morgan Law - Marketing & Communications
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Expires
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
My client a world leading health organisation based in central London, are looking to recruit a Senior Media Relations Officer. This is a full time permanent role paying GBP32,000 - GBP40,000. The post holder will report to the Deputy Head of Communications and accountable to the Director of Communications and Public Affairs.

The post holder will support the deputy head of communications. Responsible for responding to appropriate media enquiries and also media support. They will be also be required to continuously update their knowledge and skills to ensure that the organisation makes maximum use of the most appropriate and proactive media communication techniques.

Key Responsibilities:

Work with the deputy head of communications to create media strategies which build on the organisation's reputation.
Build and develop relationships with key clinical staff, promoting advice and assistance available from the communications team.
Ensure social media activity, are responded to in timely fashion and that close liaison takes place with the PALS team when complaints are made via social media.
Monitor and evaluate media and social media activity on a daily basis.
Organise media visits, filming requests and interviews as necessary.
Participate in emergency planning activity by providing media support and responding efficiently and effectively to major incidents.
Ensure patient feedback websites are monitored and that appropriate responses are posted in a timely fashion.

If you feel you have the relevant skills and experience for this position, then please apply for this role.