Research and Support Officer – (Online Communications)
(DNU/GLA) Grade 6 (£31,533)
Vacancy Description
Job reference number: GLA2351
Contract type: Permanent, 37 hours
Closing date: Tuesday 27 June 2017 at 23:59 GMT
Interview date: To be confirmed
Salary: £31,533 per annum
Grade: 6

Research and Support Officer – Online Media Press Officer


This is a unique chance to become the OnLine Media Press Officer for the GLA Conservative Members of the London Assembly. London is the most vibrant, most diverse and most energetic capital in the world – few jobs can boast such potential and such excitement.


You must be politically aware and sensitive and able to respond to all manner of media enquiries. Experience of writing press releases using Twitter, Facebook as well as dealing with senior politicians and media is vital. You must be able to develop and implement an online media strategy for the GLA Conservative London Assembly Members and work on online campaigns.


Some expertise in producing documents InDesign and Wordpress is preferred.


You will need a proactive approach to getting media coverage. We are looking for someone who has experience in dealing with press from across London.


In return, we offer an attractive range of benefits; including 30 days annual leave, interest free season ticket loan, interest free bicycle loan, childcare voucher scheme, and career average pension scheme.


London's diversity is its biggest asset and we strive to ensure our workforce reflects London's diversity at all levels. We welcome applications from everyone regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, faith or disability.


Application closing date
: Tuesday 27 June 2017 at 23:59 GMT

Interviews will take place on: To be confirmed 

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