Regional Press Adviser
Regional Press Adviser South West £15,000 - £18,000 p.a. (based on 3 days a week)
Part time flexible (3 days) South West based role for politically astute press adviser
The Regional Press Adviser will join the Conservative Campaign HQ press team with responsibility for delivering the Party's communications strategy across the South West region. You will:
- provide political communications support across the whole region
- develop strong working relationships with journalists across the region
- develop / promote stories to regional and local journalists
- provide media relations support to MPs / prospective Parliamentary candidates
- assist on Ministerial tours, visits and events
Our client, the Conservative Party, is a large organisation working and campaigning for a better Britain. Whether supporting Westminster, local constituency associations, local councils, Europe or devolved bodies, by working for the Conservative Party, you can help make a real difference to the quality of public services and living standards in Britain today.
The Regional Press Adviser will have relevant journalism qualifications or experience in a similar national / local based press role. With excellent political judgement and some interest / knowledge of the Conservative Party. You will have excellent written / oral / organisational and communication skills, the ability to work independently. Experience and interest in wider political roles is desirable.
The ideal work pattern would be as part of a job share with another employee, together planning the 3 days' work across the working week. You will need to be flexible as working hours may at times be long and uncertain.
If you wish to be considered for the role of Regional Press Adviser, please forward your CV stating current remuneration details and availability quoting reference 262361A.
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