Are you a creative professional who wants to help others?
Are you a passionate communicator who wants to see our world change for the better?
If you’re looking for a way to use your skills to support your favourite social causes – Goodwork has a place for you!
We’re the UK’s first ever social enterprise public relations agency and we’re looking for our next Public Relations Executive.
A Goodwork PR Exec is a self-starter with a creative eye that cares about what is happening in the world. You’re insightful, a team player and you’ve got a natural flare for all things digital. You’ve been part of a communications team in the past, and have implemented an integrated strategy seeing a campaign through to the end. You know that social media is more than sending out a tweet with a catchy hashtag. In fact, you know what’s trending on Tiktok before we do. You’re familiar with UK newsrooms, how to speak to journalists and you know your way around a press release. You love putting people at the forefront of the story, and you’ll be the one who helps raise awareness and the profile of our important charities and their causes.
This position is part time (3 days a week) with the potential to become full time in coming months.
Key Skills/ Qualifications:
- University education or equivalent work experience
- 1-2 years experience in a PR / Communications role
- Understanding of UK media landscape (you know how to match the right outlet to the right client)
- High level of communication skills presentation and verbal (fluent written and spoken English)
- Experience in social media campaign planning (specifically using Hootsuite, Facebook Business Manager and Twitter paid promotions)
- Creative mind for innovative content and strategy
- Other languages
- Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop/ Illustrator
- WordPress knowledge
- Experience/ knowledge of the charity sector
- Media/ influencer contacts
Closing Date: 28 February 2021
We’re a friendly and supportive team. If you’d like to join us, send your CV and covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.