Media & Communications Consultant

Media & Communications Consultant London, England

Full Time London, England 35000 - 45000 GBP ANNUAL Today
Job description

This role is the engine at the heart of the Media & Communications team bringing imagination, inspiration and an abundance of energy. You will first and foremost deliver media excellence, showcasing our clients.


  • Deliver high-quality Earned results - taking responsibility to meet/exceed client KPIs
  • Build strong personal media, influencer & content creator contacts and continually build network across food, drink and travel
  • Effective storytelling and writing skills for Earned coverage Compelling, creative press assets for clients that deliver relevant stories and messaging that resonate with media
  • The distribution of press materials, pitching and selling-in of stories
  • Work closely with Client Team to ensure all relevant client information and updates are shared, ensuring you have sight of client goals and manage Client Team expectations, regularly communicating work


  • Give solid media and communications advice to clients directly and to the Client Team.
  • Cite great ideas, reference competitor work, have a thorough understanding of media
  • Demonstrate strong media and influencer relationships, push back when angles aren’t strong enough and suggest builds and/or alternatives
  • Build strong relationships with clients, leading Client communications on proactive and reactive media and influencer opportunities (in person at meetings or over calls/emails)
  • Proactively source opportunities for clients, their stories and their spokespeople
  • Work closely with the Client Team to shape plans specifically around creative ideas and media – ensuring ideas are robust for media cut through
  • Regularly review client coverage to spot potential gaps in media support and address accordingly


  • Create media briefing documents for clients and brief spokespeople for interviews
  • Support Client Team on crises and issues where appropriate, with Q&A and statement drafting
  • Provide media intel and creative media input for new business proposals
  • Support drafting entry submissions for PR/ brand/ marketing industry awards for clients


  • Attention to detail
  • Strong writing skills
  • Proactive
  • Ability to use media databases
  • Confident relationship builder
  • Commercial awareness
  • Collaborative team player
  • An excellent understanding of all Earned channels (digital, print, broadcast & social)
  • Excellent storytelling ability
  • Ability to develop content that resonates with target audience
  • Well organised & able to manage time effectively to manage simultaneous deadlines and priorities across multiple accounts – while maintaining a positive attitude
  • Solid understanding of Social Media channels, functions and developments
  • Confident client handler
  • Culturally aware /well informed
  • Passion for food, drink & travel

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £35,000.00-£45,000.00 per year


  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee discount
  • Private medical insurance
  • Work from home


  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Work Location: Hybrid remote in London

Media & Communications Consultant
London, United Kingdom
Unknown / Non-Applicable
1 to 50 Employees
Company - Private
Staffing, Recruitment & Subcontracting