Media Officer

Closing date:
Salary: £26,000 per annum
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Full time
Location: BBOWT Head Office, The Lodge, 1 Armstrong Road, Littlemore, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX4 4XT
We are looking for a self-motivated Media Officer to take a lead role in building the Trust’s profile through local and national media.

Contact details

BBOWT Head Office, The Lodge, 1 Armstrong Road, Littlemore, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX4 4XT

recruitment@bbowt.org.uk 

Media Officer

Are you proactive, creative and after a new challenge? This is a fantastic opportunity if you’re looking to start your career in communications, or you’re seeking a change of focus.

We are looking for a self-motivated Media Officer to take a lead role in building the Trust’s profile through local and national media. Through this role, you’ll have a unique opportunity to give a voice to local wildlife and wild places, telling the story of the work that we do across Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire.

With excellent written and verbal communications skills you are able to work collaboratively and deliver quality results for the Trust. You’ll need to craft compelling media messages for a wide range of audiences, as well as writing press releases, organising interviews, and creating engaging social media posts that get people talking.

The ideal applicant will have some experience of working with the media, a passion for wildlife, and enjoy a being part of a busy team.  

The Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust is a membership-based voluntary organisation, managing over 80 nature reserves, influencing land management and educating and encouraging all sectors of the community to care for local wildlife. 

Find out more.

Salary

£26,000 per annum

Contract

Permanent, full time (35 hours per week)

Based

The Lodge, Littlemore, Oxford

How to apply

To apply to the post please fill in the Applications Form and Equal Opportunities Form below and email to recruitment@bbowt.org.uk or phone 01865 775476.

CVs will not be accepted. Please note that only successful applicants will be notified.

The closing date for applications is 9am on Thursday 27 June 2019

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 9 July 2019 at The Lodge, Littlemore, Oxford

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.