Monarch Recruitment Limited

Press Officer

Press Officer, Communications, Press, Public Relations, Government, Public Sector

I am currently recruiting for an experienced Press Officer to join a large governmental client of ours on an initial 4 Months contract based in Bristol, with travel required between two sites (Nottingham) on occasions.

Essential Experience

- Experience of working in a press office
- Experience of working with the media, including digital and social media
- Good verbal and written communication skills
- The ability to write clearly and simply, using plain English
- A practical understanding of how print, broadcast and digital media work, including the media cycle, circulation and deadlines
- Negotiation and persuasion skills; ability to build alliances to make a case
- The ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines
- A practical understanding of emerging digital services, tools and trends, including techniques for optimising digital content

Desirable Experience

- Understanding of the theory and practice of behaviour change
- Ability to carry out data analysis to understand audiences
- An awareness of the agency’s work and wider government priorities

If you feel you have the required skill-set and experience for the role, please apply with your most up to date CV to be considered!


  • Start: Immediate
  • Duration: n/a
  • Rate: £150 to £260 Per: day
  • Location: Bristol,England
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: Media
  • Recruiter: Monarch Recruitment Limited
  • Contact: Michael Cormell
  • Tel: 0121 237 3153
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: PressOfficerBristol
  • Posted: 2016-12-19 18:02:06 -

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