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Reference: 75795

Date Added: 22 August 2020
Closing Date: 30 September 2020

Job Title: Senior Media Officer

Working For: Liberal Democrats

Location: London

Salary: £26,000 to 32,000 per annum

Job Details

Benefit: 8% Employer’s Pension Contribution
Tenure: Full time
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Location: LDHQ, Westminster, London SW1P

Purpose of job:
The Liberal Democrats are looking for someone who can help build and maintain the profile and credibility of the Party, by helping produce positive coverage in national and trade media with an additional focus on engaging BAME audiences.

The role will involve working with the rest of the small, but effective, media team to generate proactive news story ideas, brief spokespeople, respond to emerging events and create content for use by the Press Office.

The successful applicant will be enthusiastic about being part of the next stage of building the Liberal Democrats, have a great sense of what makes a good story and how to successfully secure media coverage.

Understanding the issues that concern BAME communities and experience of using Freedom of Information requests to generate stories would be an advantage. The successful applicant may also form part of the 24/7 duty rota that operates.

Please visit https://www.libdems.org.uk/senior_media_officer for more information and to apply.

Closing Date: 30 September 2020

Interview/Start Dates

Application Details

For questions and further details, and to submit an application, please contact: recruitment@libdems.org.uk 

Please apply by email attaching:

  • A copy of your CV; including complete work history
  • A Covering Letter; no more than 2 pages of A4 in length, indicating clearly how your experience and skills meet the criteria stated in the job and person specification. Please also write your name on top of your supporting statement.

Website: https://www.libdems.org.uk

Additional Notes