Head of External Communications

Location
England,London,City of London
Salary
£42000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Ref
13844718/001
Contact
Aysha Khan
Job Discipline
Communications
Experience Level
Director
Sectors
Public Sector
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
An exciting opportunity to join a high profile government organisation as a Head of External Communications


Client Details

A Central London high profile government organisation


Description

* To lead and deliver communications campaigns and strategies across marketing, media, external channels and digital to a range of audiences with a particular focus on improving brand awareness and enhancing the organisations reputation.
* Oversea the design and publications process, ensuring all external products are accessible, properly planned and on brand.
* Provide leadership and direction to the communications team with 5 direct reports.
* Work in partnership with the Assistant Director of customer experience to support the implementation of the overall strategy.
* Oversee the implementation of the digital communications action plan.
* Initiate, develop, plan and deliver innovative digital communications to maximise engagement with stakeholders and partners.


Profile

* Have demonstrable experience managing and delivering communications media strategies.
* Have worked in a similar role previously
* Has experience working closely with a range of external communications channels which includes print.
* Have experience managing 4 or more staff
* Have project management experience
* Budget and supplier management experience


Job Offer

12 month Fixed Term Contract

£42,000 - £58,000 + Benefits (Dependant on experience)