Head of Communications & PR

England, West Midlands, Birmingham
£50000.00 per annum
23 Oct 2017
20 Nov 2017
Marketing Disciplines
PR and Communications
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Head of
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side

Your new company

Hays are currently working in partnership with one of the UK's largest commercial brands to recruit an Interim Head of Communications & PR. This is a 10 month FTC based in South Birmingham, easily accessible via public transport.

Your new role

In your new role you with be responsible for managing the reputation of the organisation and development and delivery of pro-active, strategic and measurable media and communication campaigns. You will be required to take a leadership role on issues that could impact the organisations reputation engaging the wider stakeholder community (including Executive Board, employees and Media) to help achieve strong reputational benefit and commercial aspirations.

What you'll need to be successful

This is an exciting opportunity for someone who has experience working in a fast paced and forever changing environment.

To be successful in this role it is essential you have experience in Crisis Communications, Crisis Management and working alongside Senior Internal & External stakeholders and investors.

This role will enable you to regularly work alongside national and regional press, on exciting projects which will have a huge impact on the regeneration of Birmingham.

Key Accountabilities

  • Crisis Management
  • Crisis Communications
  • Internal Communications
  • Change & Transformation Projects
  • Senior Internal & External Engagement (board level)
  • Team Management
  • Regional & National Press Experience
  • Private Equity Experience

What you'll get in return

In return you will receive an annual salary of £50,000 plus generous employee benefits including 25 days annual leave, free lunches, Private Medical Insurance.

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