PRESS & PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICER | mat cover, in house, energy

London (Central), London (Greater)
c£32,000 pro rata
03 Oct 2017
03 Nov 2017
Job Type
Full Time

This maternity cover (to run for 6 – 12 months), kicks off mid to late September is looking for an absolute star performer to join this energy company as the Press & Public Affairs Officer. You would preferably have a background in energy, regulated industries or members’ organisations and be looking to make this role your own with your positive attitude and enthusiastic approach. You will be well rewarded including a generous holiday allowance, work in their central London offices and be part of a skilled and supportive team.

The Role

  • Developing & executing press & public affairs campaign projects and supporting the delivery of communications strategy
  • Contributing to proactive and reactive press office function
  • Producing content including media (on and off line), factsheets, marketing collateral, infographics etc
  • Event management including identifying opportunities, attendance, producing supportive content, briefings for external stakeholders, speech writing
  • Working closely with external stakeholders
  • Internal communication – producing content including newsletters, coordination of meetings/briefings etc
  • Working closely with the Policy and European Affairs Officer, intelligence gathering, monitoring and producing regular updates for members


  • Background in pr and communications and public affairs / policy
  • Experience in the energy sector would be useful or regulated industries or membership organisations  
  • Event management experience
  • Strong writing skills and ability to produce content across all channels as well as for marketing collateral
  • Media savvy and politically astute with an interest in current affairs and energy matters
  • B2b and b2c stakeholder engagement experience
  • Some internal communications experience would be useful
  • Available to start within the next few weeks
  • Positive, can do attitude
  • Able to work autonomously while also enjoying being part of a team

To apply for this role send your cv to quoting CF0447

Apply for PRESS & PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICER | mat cover, in house, energy

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your Portfolio must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .txt, .rtf, and no bigger than 5MB

4000 characters left

By applying for a job listed on Gorkana Jobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.