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In – House - Publicity Officer – Sport / Football

Sarah Fell
£25K - £30K
Job type:
Press Officer
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This is a rare and exciting opportunity to work for a sports foundations that manages the premier football league.  They are looking for a hardworking publicity officer to join the PR /Coms team. You’ll have a strong understanding of the UK media and how to influence the media agenda. A background in sport, a funding agency or Government would be an advantage. As well as strong news sense and ability to harness the foundation’s data and case studies in a way that results in positive media coverage.

An understanding of football industry and issues affecting grassroots football provision in the UK and at least two years’ experience in a marketing, communications or PR role.

You’ll be successfully developing and implementing national media strategies and deploying a range of tactics to get media coverage. The ability to develop strong networks with media contacts and build effective working relationships with national journalists and key internal and external stakeholders. Exceptional written skills including the ability to write concise, engaging copy, as well as the ability to tailor the tone and style to suit specific audiences and different types of media (e.g. strategy documents vs social media ‘voice’).

If this is the role for you, please send your cv to sarah@mediarecruitment..co.uk, or call me for more info on 020 7 267 0555

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