Media Officer

£26,000 yearly
  • Berks, Bucks and Oxon Wildlife Trust
  • Littlemore, Oxford, UK
  • Jun 12, 2019
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Are you proactive, creative and after a new challenge? This is a fantastic opportunity if you’re looking to start your career in communications, or you’re seeking a change of focus.

Media Officer
Salary: 
£26,000 per annum
Contract: Permanent, full time (35 hours per week)
Based: Littlemore, Oxford

We are looking for a self-motivated Media Officer to take a lead role in building the Trust’s profile through local and national media. Through this role, you’ll have a unique opportunity to give a voice to local wildlife and wild places, telling the story of the work that we do across Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire.

With excellent written and verbal communications skills you are able to work collaboratively and deliver quality results for the Trust. You’ll need to craft compelling media messages for a wide range of audiences, as well as writing press releases, organising interviews, and creating engaging social media posts that get people talking.

The ideal applicant will have some experience of working with the media, a passion for wildlife, and enjoy a being part of busy team.  

The Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust is a membership-based voluntary organisation, managing over 80 nature reserves, influencing land management and educating and encouraging all sectors of the community to care for local wildlife.

The closing date for applications is 9am on Thursday 27 June 2019
Interviews will be held on Tuesday 9 July 2019 in Littlemore, Oxford

TO APPLY AND FOR MORE INFORMATION:

If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the Apply button to be directed to our website where you can download the job pack and application form.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

No agencies please.