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Reference: 66396

Date Added: 13 June 2018
Closing Date: 10 July 2018

Job Title: Public Relations Manager

Working For: JustGiving

Location: London

Salary: Competitive (6 Month Contract)

Job Details

We are looking for PR Manager to join their small, agile in-house communications team on an initial 6-month contract. You will use your top-notch communications skills and vast media knowledge to shine a light on some of the amazing things that are achieved in and around the JustGiving community: in the press, to stakeholders and to the wider public.

We see you being a news and current affairs addict with an eye for highlighting must-read stories. You will become an advocate for analytics, understanding the value of measurement and how to draw insights for future campaigns.

About the role

  • Surfacing the most powerful, inspirational stories on our platform and gaining meaningful press coverage around them
  • Identifying and developing bigger narratives about the impact of the JustGiving community
  • Hijacking and driving the news agenda to win coverage in major traditional & digital media outlets
  • Working with the Director of Communications to develop thought leadership campaigns to assert JustGiving as the market-leader in the minds of politicians, stakeholders and the public at large
  • Working with JustGiving’s PR agencies to maximise opportunities in the media

About you

  • From a background in journalism, communications or politics with the ability to understand the media and how to harness it, both in traditional and online outlets
  • A social media and news junkie adept at finding must-read stories, interested in experimenting to find innovative ways to present them to an audience
  • Cool under pressure with the ability to always maintain the values of JustGiving when dealing with extraordinary circumstances/crises
  • Confident in giving advice to senior staff at all levels
  • Compassionate and empathetic, able to tell extremely emotional and empowering stories


  • A strong, adaptable writing style that understands how to speak to varying audiences while maintaining JustGiving’s unique voice
  • An ability to work in a strong (and quite vocal!) team of cross-functional marketeers while also capable of getting on with work solo
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to confidently deputise for senior staff in high-level meetings
  • An ability to dig into data to create interesting and compelling insights and data-driven coverage

Closing Date: 10 July 2018

Interview/Start Dates


Application Details

If this sounds like you, please send us your CV & covering letter. Alternatively send us something else – whatever you think will catch our eye and demonstrate your technical proficiency, creative flair, literary prowess or belief in our cause. Impress us. Stand out.

Email: dan.haynes@justgiving.com

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Website: https://www.justgiving.com

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