Media and communications manager | Media jobs –

We are seeking an exceptional communications manager and editorial professional to develop and deliver high-level communications and event strategies that push forward initiatives and tell our story. Thomson Foundation supports journalists and media organisations worldwide often in challenging and emerging economies. Our work promotes ethical reporting and ensures independent, trusted sustainable media businesses survive.

The media and communications manager works across all our programmes and training consultancies, one moment promoting our crucial work such as training journalists in the techniques of verification and digital growth strategies, the next highlighting the work of hundreds of talented young journalists who seek to attain our prestigious annual Young Journalist of the Year award.

The role – you will:

Essential experience

Desirable experience

Essential skills

Desirable skills

Hybrid working/remote working

This role is offered as a remote working position in the UK with regular visits to our head office in London or our hybrid model divided between working with the team in our London office and from home.

25 days' holiday + additional discretionary holiday at Christmas
How to apply

Please apply by submitting your CV and a cover letter into one document in either Word Document or PDF format to

Please answer the following questions when submitting your covering letter using no more than two sides of A4.

1. What excites you most about joining Thomson Foundation?
2. The foundation is entering is its 60th year, how would you use social media/messaging platforms to reach our global audience?
3. What is the depth and breadth of your expertise in communications?
Deadline: 14 November 2022
Apply to:

Deborah Kelly
Thomson Foundation

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