• Building a network of media contacts who are interested in International Development stories 
  • Networking within Street Child to identify interesting and relevant stories for the media 
  • Developing press releases and pitching stories to your media contacts 
  • Contributing stories to the ‘News’ section of the Street Child website
  • Experience of working within a press office function, building relationships with the media and of writing press releases 
  • Excellent communication skills and a highly professional manner. 
  • Ability to work independently and manage their own work with minimal support 
  • Keen interest in understanding and contributing to the development sector 
  • Ability to be flexible and work outside of your specific duties when needed.