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Press Officer, International Gallery

Posted: 06.09.2022
Contract Type: Full-time
Job Type: Permanent
Pay: £30,000
Location: London, UK
Job description:

Our client, an international art gallery, is seeking a Press Officer to join the Communications team in London.

Primary Purpose of the position:

  • Contributes in creating content for the gallery exhibitions and for the gallery’s inventory
  • Contributes in enriching the network of the external relationships of the gallery
  • Contributes with knowledge to the communication tactics (including social medias) of the gallery

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Prepares press releases and texts for the gallery’s projects
  • Diffuses to the press for promotional purposes materials on the gallery’s projects
  • Elaborates written content for the gallery social medias and alternative communication channels

Candidate Criteria:

  • Art History Degree or Communication Journalism Degree
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Knowledge of the language and timing of the press system
  • Knowledge of the art system
  • Fluent English is a must, second language desirable
  • Problem solving attitude
  • Three years of previous experience in a similar position and organisation