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Senior Press Officer

The Movember Foundation

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Posted 2 weeks ago

Join Movember as a Senior Press Officer and be a part of a leading charity dedicated to transforming men's health

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London, Greater London, United Kingdom - Hybrid

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Expires at anytime

Organisation summary: Movember is at the forefront of improving men's health on a global scale, focusing on critical issues like mental health, suicide prevention, and cancer. The charity is known for its innovative approach and impactful campaigns, making it an exciting place for those eager to contribute to a significant cause. Being part of Movember means joining an inclusive team that values diversity and leverages a variety of skills and experiences to make a real difference.

  • Support the Head of PR & Communications with the Movember PR and communications plan for 2024.
  • Collaborate across international offices to ensure clear and effective communication.
  • Engage in occasional out-of-hours work to coordinate with global teams and attend events.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in a PR agency or client-side role.
  • Expertise in the earned media landscape, including print, digital, broadcast, and social media.
  • Proven track record in media pitching and strong UK media contacts.
  • Ability to deliver clear, concise communications from complex information.
  • Creativity in developing integrated PR campaigns.
  • Exceptional visual, oral, and written communication skills.
  • Self-motivated, organized, and detail-oriented.
  • Adept at managing large databases and analytical recapping.

Benefits: Movember provides a range of benefits, including hybrid/flexible working arrangements, generous parental leave, annual leave, a health cash plan, counselling support, and financial/legal assistance. You'll enjoy a stimulating work environment with a strong company culture, service awards, and various committees to engage with, plus additional perks like a bike-to-work scheme and half-day Fridays for most of the year.

To apply for this rewarding role at Movember, simply click 'Apply' to send through your application.

Movember is the leading charity changing the face of men’s health globally, tackling mental health and suicide prevention, prostate cancer, testicular cancer. We are seeking a passionate Senior Press Officer to join our London based team. We encourage applications from all backgrounds and communities and are committed to having a team that is made up of diverse skills, experiences and abilities.

The role is to support the Head of PR & Communications in the execution of the 2024 Movember PR and comms plan, until the end of April 2025. With offices in Australia, the UK, Canada, and the US, clear communication and collaboration across our markets is key to success. Some out of hours work is required due to time differences across markets. There may also be a requirement to attend events as part of the role’s duties and this could require some evening/weekend work on occasion.

Job requirements include 2+ years’ experience working in a busy agency environment or client-side, a strong understanding of the earned media landscape print, digital, broadcast and social media (particularly Instagram and TikTok), experience pitching to media on the phone and in-person, strong understanding of the UK media landscape, with good contacts in national and regional press, as well as men’s lifestyle titles, strong communications skills, specifically the ability to synthesise complexity into easily understood communications, confidence to conduct interviews with case studies on the phone or in person, to be a creative thinker who understands how to create integrated PR campaigns, excellent visual, oral and written communication skills, self-starter, highly organized, and detail-oriented, ability to pull and manage large data base lists and do analytical recapping.

Movember offers benefits such as Hybrid/Flexible working, 13 weeks paid Parental Leave and 6 weeks annual leave, Health Cash Plan, an Employee Assistance Programme offering face to face counselling, plus legal and financial support, a fun stimulating and collaborating culture, with company events, Service awards after 3, 5 and 10 years, Committees to join – Culture team, Diversity Equity & Inclusion, Bike to work scheme, Half day Fridays for 9 months of the year (December-August).

To apply, click ‘ Apply’ to send through your application.

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