Media External Affairs Executive, London


Our client is looking to recruit a Media & External Affairs Executive in London.

The company is a new and innovate organisation at the forefront of the rail industry.



Media & External Affairs Executive responsibilities include:

• To design, plan and execute a media plan which uses traditional and social media to target stakeholders including the public.
• To Identify media opportunities generated by company activity and the media landscape
• Where no opportunities present themselves, create them
• Pre-empt and respond to negative media attention
• Establish and maintain an appropriate, professional and pro-active working relationship across the business, partner organisations & media.



Media & External Affairs Executive skills required:
• Planning & executing complex, layered work programmes
• Distilling complex technical information and sensitive material into compelling copy
• Creating persuasive, truthful, targeted messaging for stakeholders

Media & External Affairs Executive knowledge:

• Understanding of how the media works in the UK (essential)
• Contacts in relevant media, rail industry or Ox-Cam Arc (desirable)
• Experience of communications within infrastructure (desirable)

• 2-3 years in Communications/External Affairs role with a media focus (essential)
• 2-3 years in a broad Communications role (desirable)

You should apply now if you:

  • Are a compelling, convincing and articulate communicator
  • Flourish when interacting with people
  • Are demonstrably fair, open and honest, with a strong moral compass
  • Have the determination to deliver the nitty-gritty outputs of external affairs, balanced with a skill for assessment and planning

To apply for this role, click apply now below, or to find out more information contact us at 02038541119 or email: hello@citycalling.com.

Position: Media External Affairs Executive, London

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Employment Type
Full Time
Beginning of employment
Duration of employment
Job Location
London, United Kingdom
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Working Hours
8 AM to 5 PM
Base Salary
£35,000 £ - £38,000 £
Date posted
21st June 2019
Valid through
2 August 2019