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  • Arts Richmond Volunteer Press Officer Brief

    You will act as Press Officer for the Arts Richmond organisation, on behalf of its members.

    Wednesday 23 September 2020 - Saturday 28 November 2020
    09:30

    ETNA Community Centre

    TW2 2AR

    Arts Richmond Volunteer Press Officer Brief

    You will act as Press Officer for the Arts Richmond organisation, on behalf of its members.If interested please contact the office info@artsrichmond.org.uk

    KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

    • continue strategic development and expansion of our arts network, events and initiatives
    • forge and maintain excellent relationships with Arts Richmond members, affiliates and external stakeholders by establishing strong media contacts across the borough, city and further afield
    • identify and facilitate broadcast and press opportunities for Arts Richmond, working with the arts charity to deliver effective media appearances online, as well as on radio, television and in traditional print publications
    • proactively contact media outlets and platforms to publicise Arts Richmond’s events, members and spokespeople via broadcast, print and social media
    • maintain regular contact with Arts Richmond spokespeople and affiliates, to help them develop messaging for key arts issues
    • remain up to date with local, national and international news agendas, in order to brief Arts Richmond members and affiliates so they are sufficiently prepared for media appearances
    • implement lessons from our communications reviews
    • deliver media training for Arts Richmond spokespeople and where necessary, its affiliates and allied organisations, campaigns and communities

    REQUIREMENTS

    • evidence of strong administration skills
    • evidence of high literacy, including excellent written and spoken English; additional languages and literary skills are also welcome
    • proficient email marketing abilities, including regular use of marketing automation platforms such as Mail Chimp
    • experience with managing social media campaigns
    • experience working with a charity is welcome but not essential