Head of Media Relations

Location
England, London, City of London
Salary
£120000.00 - £145000.00 per annum
Posted
14 Feb 2018
Closes
14 Mar 2018
Ref
3227653
Marketing Disciplines
Media Relations
Contract Type
Permanent
Work Experience Level
Director
Agency-side or Client-side
Agency Side

New Head of Media Relations Job / 12 Month Contract / £145,000

Your new company
A leading retail banking group, with millions of customers in the UK, and a presence in nearly every community.

Your new role

  • Direct report to the Corporate Affairs Director.
  • Media adviser and strategist to the CEO.
  • Maintains excellent relations with journalists at editor level across strategically important media.
  • Owner / developer of strategic external communications for the business.
  • Accountable for the companies social media channels (non-customer facing).
  • Media relations consultant and mentor for executive team.
  • Senior stakeholder to all business areas across the bank - through the provision of both communications counsel and strategic advice.
  • Consult on change programmes and develop communications


What you'll need to succeed

  • Proven experience operating within a leadership capacity.
  • Demonstrable experience within retail financial service a distinct advantage.
  • Campaigning experience also required.
  • Strong communications skills


What you'll get in return
You will gain real life exposure with a leading banking group, alongside leading positive cultural change. This role will enable you to develop in people management, alongside providing a competitive fixed term salary of £145,000.

What you need to do now
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