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Communications & PR Officer

Posted on 11 April 2018

Location: Flexible working across all Groundwork London offices, predominantly Waterloo, Hackney & Islington

Contract: 12 Months Fixed Term

Salary: circa £23,000

37.5 hours per week

Environmental and social regeneration charity Groundwork is looking for a proactive and creative communicator to join our Communications Team.

You will lead on public relations and communications activities for a wide range of Groundwork London programmes and projects and work closely with our Community, Employment and Youth delivery teams to identify public interest stories and present them to our target audiences via compelling PR and communications campaigns.

You’ll need strong people, communication and organisation skills as you’ll be required to build relationships with, and pitch wide ranging concepts and stories to journalists, project partners and other stakeholders on a regular basis.

Experience of events organisation is desired, as the role will involve supporting the delivery of project events and activities. You will gain first-hand experience of our work and the positive impact it has on people’s lives and the environment across London.

You will produce communications material for digital and print, ensuring that the Groundwork London brand and frequent co-branding of project funders are applied consistently to all external and internal publicity materials, and that the messages you are communicating are consistent with our over-arching Marketing, Communications and Digital strategies.

You’ll need to be process driven, a quick learner and able to work independently at times and manage your assigned workload.  You will also be expected to manage tight and often competing deadlines.   

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Download the full job description and an application form.

Please send your application form and recruitment monitoring form quoting reference 504/CPO to

 For further information and to discuss the role please contact Sarah Whitby at on 020 7922 1230 or at

Closing date for applications:         Midday, 23rd April 2018

Interview Date:                              1st May 2018


Groundwork London is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all members of the community.