Role purpose:

  1. To promote the WFA, its activities, and its purpose to
    print, digital, and broadcast media to in a reactive/proactive manner
    achieve its charitable aims and strategic objectives.
  2. To host and produce the weekly WFA podcast Mentioned in

Key functions

  1.   Press officer
  2. . Podcast host/editor/producer

Specific responsibilities:

  1.   Press officer

    Proactive press relations (working with other EC members)
    Reactive press relations: maintaining press office to respond to media
    enquiries; responding to interview requests and information.

    Strategic advice: giving EC counsel on press matters; evaluating and
    reporting back on media engagement.

    Membership and branch support: being a point of advice to local
    branches on media and press issues; providing materials and resources
    to support local branches/committees engage and work with local media.

    Media spokesperson: acting as a media spokesperson where appropriate.
  2. .  Podcast editor/producer

    a.    Set up interviews: organising, planning, interviewing
    contributors, editing and producing regular podcasts on aspects of the
    Great War.

    b.    Hosting, editing and producing the podcasting: completing
    interview editing, hosting on the website and marketing.


 Last updated June 2021