Press Officer

Role: Press Officer

Full time permanent

Salary Range £29,179 to £32,160 

30 days’ annual leave and 10.5 days public and privilege holidays.

Hybrid Working (minimum 3 days in the office at Moira, Swadlincote)

Civil Service Pension, Employee Benefits Programme and Performance awards


Join us in growing the future together.

The National Forest is right at the heart of the country, covering 200 square miles of the Midlands. By creating a forest, the National Forest Company and its partners are growing the future together, a positive response to the climate crisis and showing real sustainability in action.

The National Forest Company are looking to recruit a Press Officer to join its Development Team. This role will support the communications strategy to develop, deliver and monitor public relations, communications and media engagement activity.

We are looking for someone with a passion for sustainability, who is determined to make a difference and who enjoys working collaboratively. Ideal candidates will have at least five years’ experience in public relations or communications roles along with exceptional people skills and a self-motivated, ‘can do’ attitude. This role will be wide-ranging with lots to do, so strong organisational skills and the ability to prioritise a varied workload will be essential.

To apply for this role please follow the link to our recruitment agency’s website and follow the instructions:

A full job description can also be downloaded below. 

The closing date for applications is 5pm on 31st January 2023.