News Executive

London, UK Executive News Briefing Fixed-term Full-Time
Cision Ltd is a leading global provider of innovative earned media software and services to public relations and marketing communications professionals. Cision’s Communications Cloud platform allows users to identify key influencers, craft and distribute strategic content, and measure meaningful impact of PR and Communications Teams’ campaigns. Cision has over 4,500 employees with offices in 23 countries throughout the Americas, EMEA, and APAC. For more information about our products and services, visit www.cision.com and follow us on Twitter @Cision.
 
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The role

As a News Executive within our News Team, you will be responsible for researching international media coverage, writing content, and uploading it to an in-house system to send daily and/or weekly news reports to international clients. You will also provide support to the News Managers in their day to day delivery on one or more client accounts.

Essential Skills and Experience:

·       Proven editorial and research skills – as part of a university project or examples of workplace experience
·       Excellent written and spoken English with in-depth understanding of grammar
·       Basic computer skills and knowledge of MS Office
·       Capable of working under time pressure
·       Able to adhere to tight and variable deadlines
·       Reliable and well-organised worker with attention to detail
 
What you will get

·       Career progression opportunities
·       Dental and healthcare plan
·       Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
·       Cision Extras – retail discounts
·       Learning Portal

We are currently recruiting for three News Executives to cover the below working patterns:
 
·       Monday to Friday 04.30 to 13:00 excluding one-hour unpaid lunch break per day
·       Saturday to Wednesday 04.30 to 13:00 excluding one-hour unpaid lunch break per day
·       Wednesday to Sunday 04.30 to 13:00 excluding one-hour unpaid lunch break per day
 
If this sounds like you and you feel you have what it takes to succeed in this role, we want to hear from you!
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