Role: Media and Communications Officer
Reports to: Head of Marketing
Directly Responsibility: Communications Intern
Location: British Judo Head Office, Great Barr & British Judo Centre of Excellence, Walsall
Salary: £18,000-£22,000

The British Judo Association (BJA) is a dynamic, proactive organisation. Working with our partners in high performance sport we aim to achieve sustained international success for British Judo through the delivery of world class, integrated and innovative services.

British Judo Association (‘BJA’) is seeking to appoint an exceptional and highly motivated Media and Communications Officer to join our Team based at our Head Office in Walsall. The successful candidate will lead media and communication support within the Marketing and Communications team to deliver content and coverage that meets the needs of various British Judo stakeholders

Key Focus:

  • You will proactively promote the British Judo Association, its products, offers, clubs, athletes and the sport of judo within the regional, national and digital media, to raise profile, awareness and attract new participants to the sport.

Key Accountabilities:

You will be pro-active in generating media coverage and will be the ‘front line’ for media enquiries. You will also provide a media service at British Judo’s national events. Additionally, you will manage and generate content across a range of media for British Judo’s website, social media and publications.

How to apply:

Applications should be made by providing a completed Application Form and covering letter outlining how you would achieve success in the role, together with an Equal Opportunities form emailed to

Should you have any questions or would like to discuss the role, please contact our Head of Marketing, Ben Pollard by email:

The closing date for applications is 22 February 2019 with a date for interviews to be confirmed.