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Vacancy for Senior Press Officer

Contract type: Full time, Fixed term (12-month contract)
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Application deadline: Monday 23 May, 10.00

This is a fixed term opportunity for a Senior Press Officer to join our small and dynamic PR Team, responsible for devising and implementing proactive press campaigns across Somerset House Trust exhibitions, events and other activity, ensuring maximum quality coverage across a range of media. The role involves working closely with internal departments and external partners. 

Over the course of the 12-month term, this role is likely to be responsible for press campaigns around our major autumn/winter exhibition, managing the launches for our large-scale courtyard events and exhibitions, supervising campaigns for Somerset House Studios and Somerset House’s new digital arts strand, and acting as point of liaison for partner exhibitions and events.