Outreach and Communications Manager

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Location
London (South), London (Greater)
Salary
From £38,600 per annum depending on experience
Posted
14 Aug 2017
Closes
11 Sep 2017
Experience Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Summary:

Dalton Maag is recruiting for an Outreach and Communications Manager at its office in South London to develop and manage its external relationships.

The Outreach & Communications Manager will use their expertise to highlight Dalton Maag’s distinctive proposition in the market, and demonstrate Dalton Maag’s core values and behaviors.

 Duties:

 Help the business make the most of its relationships.

Coordinate all outreach activity and communications to support each other and to maximize benefit to the business.

Actively engage with industry publications.

Works with our Chairman, Creative Directors, and others to arrange studio visits and events, and maximize their impact in attending.

Responsible for the consistent application of our brand and visual identity.

Writing and editing articles, case studies, and press releases, and commissioning graphic design pieces.

Managing our social media.

Required skills & experience:

A lateral thinker able to identify overlap, spot opportunity, and exploit reapplication.

A strong analytical thinker, able to assess the effectiveness of past activity and adapt and enhance for the future.

Highly commercially aware.

A structured and organized approach to planning work, able to adapt to constantly changing priorities and opportunities.

Able to develop, communicate, and enforce process to deliver consistent efficient, high-quality results.

Able to work across multiple projects at various stages of development, with a focus on deadline and delivery.

A collaborative approach to all work, leveraging the skills and impact of others; able to give and receive constructive feedback, able to share needs and to request support.

Self-directed and eager to learn more about our services, relationships, and clients.

A strong understanding of different communication media.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills; a strong understanding of adapting a message to different audiences; copywriting and editing experience.

Desired but not essential background:

Educated to degree level.

Experience of working in a creative environment.

An understanding of creative software.

Salary:

From £38,600 per annum depending on experience. Salary is reviewed annually.

Additional Information:

Dalton Maag operates a group personal pension scheme, and a non contractual profit and performance related bonus scheme. Dalton Maag values diversity in the workplace and actively seeks applications from as wide a range of candidates as possible. In line with UK employment law, we are currently only considering applications from those who already have the right to work in the UK. Should we be unable to fill this role, the position will be re-advertised for international applications. All roles require fluent written and spoken English.

About Dalton Maag:

The people at Dalton Maag are truly International Typeface Designers, experts in fonts for multi-platform environments and specialists in non-latin script design. Since 1991 we have worked with a breadth of clients ranging from small enterprises to global corporations, handling a multitude of requirements to meet the challenges of assisting brands – local and global – to successfully find their voice.

Apply:

If you’re looking for a new opportunity with a market-leading font foundry, please apply by email to careers@daltonmaag.com with the subject line "Outreach & Communications Manager". Introduce yourself with a short statement of your experience, tell us why you'd like to be part of the Dalton Maag team, and specify your salary expectations should your application be successful. Please attach CV in PDF or word format.