Senior Head of Communications

England, London
£45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
02 Jan 2018
30 Jan 2018
Marketing Disciplines
PR and Communications
Industry Sector
Charity / Not for Profit
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Head of
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side

Your new company
A iconic social value charity.

Your new role
As Senior Head of Communications you are responsible for the development of campaign plans for the UK by making sure that each regional area meets its needs and integrity as part of the wider UK strategy. You will be overseeing all internal communications, translating key issues to readable content available to all staff, though accessible channels. You will also lead on the development and delivery of proactive media relations at a national, regional and local levels. You will responsible for (Indirectly) 3 Communications Officers, 3 Marketing & Communications Manager and 1 Internal Communications Manager

What you'll need to succeed
We are looking for a senior communications professional who has lead of the strategy of both internal and external communications plans. You will be improving the the quality of communications and the reputation of the charity, ensuring all communications are delivered to the highest standard. You must have a proven track record of this. A large part of your responsibility is the direct line management of 4 and the indirect line management of 3, so experience with line managing large teams and managing staff budget is essential. Stakeholder management and engagement is at the core of this role and the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate this. We are looking for a all-round senior communications professional - you must have experience in solely communications not a mixture of Marketing & Communications. Ideally the successful candidate will be immediately available but if you have a notice period a 3-week notice is the minimum notice that will be accepted.

What you'll get in return
The opportunity to work with a fantastic national social welfare charity, and have a real impact in the lives of many people in the UK. This is a 6 month FTC and is needed immediately, but we are recruiting for the position on a permanent basis, so there is opportunity for the role to move permanently if you successful in the role.

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