Media Relations Manager
Organisation Cranfield University
School/Department Communications and External Affairs
Based at Cranfield Campus, Cranfield, Bedfordshire
Hours of work Part time, 22.5 hours per week
Contract type Fixed term contract
Fixed Term Period Until 31 March 2020
Salary £32,656 to £36,399 per annum (pro rata) with additional performance related pay up to £45,499 per annum (pro rata)
Apply by 24/03/2019
Cranfield is a world-renowned, specialist postgraduate University, creating leaders in technology and management.
Communications and External Affairs (CEA) is the professional services lead responsible for enhancing and protecting Cranfield’s reputation, engaging with a range of internal and external stakeholders and raising awareness of Cranfield’s brand and its distinctiveness.
Working in a fast-paced, energetic environment, the role holder will be responsible for generating news stories that promotes the work of Cranfield to the wider world.
You will be an experienced media professional, who is capable of taking often complex stories and turning them to compelling copy. You will understand what makes a good media story and will have experience of generating extensive media coverage. You will be educated to degree level or equivalent experience.
For an informal discussion, please contact Chris Leaman, Head of Communications and Public Affairs on (T); +44 (0)1234 75 8069 or (E); firstname.lastname@example.org
At Cranfield, we value Diversity and Inclusion, and aim to create and maintain a culture in which everyone can work and study together harmoniously with dignity and respect and realise their full potential. We actively consider flexible working options such as part-time, compressed or flexible hours and/or an element of homeworking, and commit to exploring the possibilities for each role.