PR Support

PR Support

Ongoing role
J93042
At a glance

Skills

  • Campaigning
  • Copywriting / Journalism
  • Marketing strategy
  • Public relations
  • Fundraising events
  • Strategic development and planning

Where

Bognor Regis, PO21 1ER
Mainly at home

Time

Either in or out of office hours Estimate of time needed:
1-3 hours / week

PR SUPPORT REQUIRED FOR THE BEST KEPT SECRET IN MENTAL HEALTH IN WEST SUSSEX!

What will you be doing?

We are looking for someone with experience of mental health - either personally, or professionally - to help raise the profile of our charity. This is a new role for us, so we are happy to work with the successful candidate to set exact parameters but expect that they will

  • help to raise the profile of the organisation amongst residents of West Sussex as well as funders and partners;
  • bring in press and other opportunities;
  • help shape our messaging;
  • contribute to our work targeting corporates for support and sponsorship;
  • and anything else we all decide is applicable!

You will work with the senior team, specifically the Business Development Manager and CEO.

What are we looking for?

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience and an understanding of the issues surrounding mental health
  • At least 3 years experience in PR 
  • An understanding of how PR fits within business strategy
  • An empathy for those who struggle with their mental health, and a drive to improve the services offered in West Sussex

What difference will you make?

Your input will help us to raise our profile at what is a critical time for the charity. We are currently undergoing a review of activity, including strategic direction, and your expertise will help us to shape and direct our efforts. Additionally, it will aid us in sponsorship and other fundraising actions.

Before you apply

Please apply in writing, giving details of your experience in/understanding of mental health. 

Causes
  • Mental health
  • Organisation type: 
    Charity

    CAPITAL Project Trust was founded in 1997 to support people with lived experience of mental health distress at a time when people had no voice. It has become the independent representation...