BAME Recruitment is delighted to continue our partnership with the Greater London Authority (GLA) and support them with their recruitment for a Senior Press Officer.
Salary: £40,291 per annum
Contract type: Permanent
Interview date: TBC
Application closing date: Tuesday 14 July 2020 at 23:59 GMT
This is a unique opportunity to become the Senior Press Officer for the Conservative Members of the London Assembly. Leading and managing a small team, you will be responsible for delivering a high-impact and comprehensive communications strategy.
You must have strong political awareness and be able to respond to all manner of media enquiries in a prompt and professional manner. Experience of writing press releases and articles, using digital media platforms, and dealing with senior politicians and journalists is vital. You will need a pro-active approach to media coverage and experience in both national and local media, including specialist press.
Further information on working within the GLA London Assembly can be found by watching the following video:https://youtu.be/lU31a2lrzX4
London's diversity is its biggest asset and the GLA strive to ensure that their workforce reflects London's diversity at all levels. They welcome applications from everyone regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, faith or disability.
The GLA are committed to being an inclusive employer and they are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. They would welcome applications from candidates who are seeking part time work as this role is open to job share.
In addition to a good salary package, the GLA offer an attractive range of benefits including 30 days’ annual leave, interest free season ticket loan, interest free bicycle loan and a career average pension scheme.