We're Hiring - Press and PR Communications Manager

In a nutshell

A critical role in a very influential organisation working on food policy, providing cross- organisational leadership on public affairs and engagement with food and retail businesses, policy makers and parliamentarians.

Key responsibilities

Working with the Head of Communications to create and implement the communications and PR/Media/Social Strategies.

Supporting daily press operations including: 

  • Writing and issuing press releases and comments.
  • Creating and curating our media lists on Vuelio.
  • Drafting editorial and blog content as needed.
  • Building relationships with journalists and developing a strong network of media contacts.
  • Dealing with incoming requests from journalists.
  • Monitoring and responding to shifting policy environments and media landscapes.

Reports and Food Foundation output

  • Seeking out new opportunities to promote our work.
  • Supporting the Food Foundation’s report publication schedule by drafting, copy editing and proof-reading briefings and reports. 
  • Working closely with project leads to develop communication strategies for launches and events.
  • Helping to develop and maintain a diverse network of stakeholders across local and national government, parliament, academia, the third sector and citizen groups.

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