Public Relations Professional

Public Relations Professional

Ongoing role
J71205
At a glance

Skills

  • Marketing strategy
  • Public relations

Where

Remote work only, W1U 8HA
Remote opportunity
Travel limit? Remote working

Time

Mostly during office hours Estimate of time needed:
Over 7 hours / week
We would anticipate that initially we would like our PR Assistant to work up to 10 hours per week.

Deadline

30 Apr 2021

Could you use your PR experience, confidence and passion for our mission to help spread the word about our work helping grieving youngsters? We need your help to encourage partners to share our game, and donors to support us.

What will you be doing?

This is an exciting role within our growing and flourishing marketing team.  We have begun the process of  identifying our partners and potential supporters, and we now need an amazing person who will engage with our mission to build on this and ensure that our message reaches crucial people. The role will allow you to work at times that suit you, contacting organisations, schools, communities, bloggers, influencers and others that will make a real difference to our mission, and helping to get the essential funding so important for our expansion to make our therapeutic game available to more people.

Communication will mainly be through phone calls, so you will need to have a confident manner and be able to deliver a script (which you will help to devise) in a meaningful way.

Your understanding of PR will aid in developing and maintaining relationships with our crucial supporters and partners.

You will be very well supported by our marketing lead and other specialists within the team

What are we looking for?

You will

  • have 3 years experience working in PR (Or a similar field)
  • be a confident and effective communicator, especially by phone
  • develop a passion for our mission, and be able to engage and communicate this to others
  • be confident and happy to deliver a script to our supporters and identified partners
  • have the ability to develop and maintain relationships with key individuals and organisations.

 

What difference will you make?

You are joining Apart of Me at an exciting time. Our marketing team is now flourishing, and this role is crucial to our success in reaching more young people throughout the world who need us. You will be at the forefront of ensuring that we reach out to those people who have the most impact and influence on those who would benefit, and those who could help us to reach our fundraising target.

With your help we will be raising awareness and building a campaign that will help thousands of youngsters.

What's in it for the volunteer?

You will be working with a talented and passionate team of volunteers. You will be able to work the hours that suit you, generally during the working day. 

This is an opportunity to develop your existing PR skills and to grow with the organisation. 

 It is an important role, and you will be able to see the impact that you will be making!

Causes
  • Children / families
  • Counselling / advice
  • Health and well being / research and care
  • Mental health
  • Young people
  • Apart of Me is a charity dedicated to supporting bereaved children, young people, and parents. Our aim is to be a  trusted guide through grief, helping our users to explore, understand, accept and...