Vacancy details

PR Officer (fixed term up to 10 months)

Reference W107/19
Location Merefield House, Castleford
Salary £19,104 - £21,708
Hours 37
Closing Date 25 September 2019
Contact Sam Hagan, Corporate Communications Manager on 01977 724406.

Can you spot a good story? Do you have the skills to write eye catching copy for any audience using a range of tools and channels?

We are looking for an enthusiastic PR Officer to join our fast-paced Communications Team. You will provide general copywriting and wider communications support to the team. Reporting to the PR Campaigns Manager, you will be highly organised and have excellent attention to detail.

You will have experience of writing effective communications to a wide range of stakeholders and knowledge of writing for the web and social media. You will be part of an innovative team working towards delivering our vision of creating confident communities. You will get involved with media enquiries, generate pro-active stories and build positive relationships with team members and stakeholders.

You will be a confident communicator who can meet deadlines and who works well in a team. If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you!

As an employer WDH can offer you a great set of benefits which includes;

  • 25 days holiday (rising to 30 over 5 years service) + statutory bank holidays;
  • a wide range of personal development opportunities;
  • a fantastic health and wellbeing package;
  • a very attractive pension scheme (14.3% employer contribution); and
  • “cycle to work” scheme and discounted shopping platform

WDH is accredited by Investors in People, which means we recognise that our employees are our most valuable asset.

You can also contact our Recruitment Team on 01977 724698.

Please note: we do not accept CVs.