Communications Assistant - Lawn Tennis Association - Closing date 31 August 2022

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  • Lawn Tennis Association, Priory Lane, London, UK
  • Aug 03, 2022
Full time Assistant Communication

Job Description

This role is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and hardworking individual who wishes to begin a career in sports communications to join the LTA. They will have the chance to help the organisation achieve its vision of ‘tennis opened up’, and through our work to make tennis relevant, accessible, welcoming, and enjoyable, as well as help us to ensure it is a sport that can be played by anyone, no matter their age, gender, background, or ability.

Tennis is a sport that is woven into the fabric of the nation, and as the national governing body the LTA is at the heart of that – from inspiring and engaging the millions of passionate fans who follow leading British players and world class tournaments, through to supporting the grassroots of the sport which reach into local communities across Britain to help get the nation active and deliver amazing physical and mental health benefits to those involved.

The Communications Assistant will play an important role in supporting all parts of the Corporate Affairs function. They will work with the media team, the strategic communications team, and the public policy team to help them support the wider organisation in communicating their work. There will be a wide variety of tasks with a particular emphasis around supporting visits, LTA major events and other performance competitions. There will also be a role to play in ensuring efficient delivery of the press office functions.