Job Title: Corporate PR Assistant
Reports to: Head of Corporate PR
Department: Press & Publicity / Marketing & Viewer Experience
Status: 3mth FTC
We are looking for an enthusiastic assistant to join our busy Corporate PR team within the Press & Publicity department. You need to love TV, be extremely media savvy, exceptionally social and digital media literate, have top notch verbal and written communication skills, be super organised – and ready to kick off your career in Corporate PR.
You will work as part of Channel 4’s Corporate PR team, offering the team super-efficient administrative support, while learning the ropes of working within a busy corporate press office for a high-profile and noisy brand.
Channel 4 is committed to inclusion and diversity and welcomes applicants from all corners of the UK and from all backgrounds.
The Press & Publicity department is responsible for generating and shaping earned press, and media coverage about all aspects of Channel 4.
The department proactively publicises Channel 4's reputation, vision, programmes, content and talent across all print media, digital, TV and radio, consumer and trade publications, and influencers – with the goal of driving audiences, the brand and reputation.
The department is responsible for communicating the effectiveness of Channel 4's delivery against its public service remit and protecting the reputation of the organisation, its individuals and programming. Press & Publicity handles all media requests for programme information, talent and executive interviews, clips and pictures.
ESSENTIAL EXPERIENCE & SKILLS