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From time to time there are opportunities for work shadowing and work experience placements at the BBFC. These are only available to applicants aged 18 or over, we cannot accommodate younger applicants. Opportunities will be published on this website when they arise. 

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Press and Communications Officer 

£25,000 per annum (pro rata)

12 month fixed term contract (36 hours per week)

The BBFC is independent and not-for-profit, and we’re here to help everyone in the UK choose age-appropriate films, videos and websites, wherever and however they watch or use them.

The successful candidate will support the Senior Communications Manager in delivering the BBFC’s proactive communications and campaigns, as well as supporting internal comms, including: writing and distributing press releases; writing web copy; handling media enquiries; drafting posts for social media and providing support; project managing production of marketing materials and the BBFC’s Annual Report and Accounts; preparing internal briefings and updating the intranet.  

Candidates must be graduates with at least 1 years' experience in a communications or press office role either in-house or agency-side, with proven experience of a busy office environment and excellent communication, interpersonal and writing skills. Strong organisational and time management skills with the ability to multitask are essential. Candidates should demonstrate good teamwork, analytical and problem-solving skills, business awareness and a knowledge of current affairs and popular culture and a passion for film and entertainment. An understanding of media regulation is desirable. 

For further information about the role, please download the job description and person specification.

To apply, please send your completed application form with a copy of your cv to Hamira Saddique, HR Manager, BBFC, 3 Soho Square, London W1D 3HD or email to closing date for receipt of completed application forms is 4pm on Friday 28 June 2019

If you have not heard from us by Friday 5 July 2019, you may assume your application has been unsuccessful.

Interviews are likely to take place during the week commencing Monday 8 July 2019.



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