Media Relations Manager

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    Didcot, Oxfordshire

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    £166 - £177 per day

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    Adam Nash

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Media Relationship Manager
Length of Contract - 12 month
£176.00 per day
Start date - ASAP
Location - Harwell, Didcot

We are currently recruiting for a Media Relationship Manager to support and manage a successful media campaign.
The key responsibilities of the Media Relationship Manager will include but not be limited to:
Qualifications, experience and skills

* Significant experience and success in media campaign management.
* Significant experience and success in managing reactive media.
* Significant experience of planning media relations activity, including collaborating effectively with stakeholder communications teams.
* Able to develop and deliver engaging, innovative and creative approaches to communicating complex ideas in a simple way.
* Able to communicate and influence with empathy at all levels.
* Outstanding writing and presentation skills.
* Good first degree or equivalent professional qualification.
* Desirable, experience and success across a range of communications disciplines, including social media.
*Desirable, chartered status membership of a relevant professional institute preferred.
* Desirable, knowledge of the political system and workings of Government at UK, regional and local level.
Duties and responsibilities
* With media colleagues, lead the development and implementation of the companies' media strategy.
* Develop and deliver media plans to raise positive awareness of GDF.
* Manage queries from media, and support out of hours function.
* Build and strengthen RWM's media function, including developing new processes, embedding new tools, and overseeing media forward planning.
* Develop and maintain strong functional links with the NDA's and BEIS's media teams to ensure consistency, synergy and efficiency.
* Develop and maintain strong internal relationships with colleagues to provide full visibility of organisational activity and share your expertise.
* Support the full range of communications activity across the team.
To find out more please call Adam on 02392 288286 or email anash@astutetechnical.co.uk

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