Communications Manager

£200.00 - £230.00 per day
10 Aug 2017
07 Sep 2017
Dominic Joseph
Job Discipline
Experience Level
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Your new company

A Local Authority is looking for a Communications Manager on a 6 month interim contract.

Your new role

Your new role will be to support the delivery of first-class communications activity by managing communications campaigns and activities that support the authority in delivering its priorities, and also protect its reputation. You will work with the Head of Communications in devising and delivering a wide variety of creative campaigns and activities (internally and externally) in support of the council's services and priorities. You will also build and maintain effective working relations with journalists at a local, regional and national level.

What you'll need to succeed

You will need considerable experience and a track record of delivering communications / public relations in a large customer-led organisation (preferably a Local Authority) as well as a proven track record of managing high profile and sensitive media issues which are highly complex and sensitive. You will also need considerable experience of giving professional advice to stakeholders and the ability to engage effectively with different audience groups, understanding their communications needs and demonstrating awareness to issues.

What you'll get in return

You will be offered a competitive wage and an immediate start if possible.

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