Communications Manager (12 month Contract)

6 days left

Location
England,Cheshire
Salary
£40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted
26 Feb 2019
Closes
26 Mar 2019
Ref
13983915/001
Contact
Pete Cassidy
Job Discipline
Communications
Experience Level
Manager
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time
My client are looking for a Communications Manager to join them for an initial 12 month contract. The role will be starting in April/May.


Client Details

A really interesting organisation based in Cheshire. A life sciences organisation aiming to provide world class support to SME's and innovators.


Description

Key Responsibilities of the Communications Manager (12 month Contract):

* Working with the Head of Stakeholder Communications, develop and implement an integrated communications plan
* Maintain relationships with trade and national media
* Generate fresh story ideas, copy, edit, proofread, and revise communications
* Monitor media coverage, industry trends and compile monthly/quarterly media coverage reports
* Lead the execution of internal communications
* Contribute to raising the profile the organisation
* Consult on reputational issues / risk mitigation


Profile

The ideal Communications Manager (12 month Contract):

* Press office, public relations or journalism experience
* A proven track record in press release writing and media sell in to achieve coverage across trade, national an broadcast press
* Demonstrable ability to build strong media relations and deliver PR campaigns
* Experience of developing strategic internal communications and engagement plans
* Experience of event management and marketing communications surrounding this
* Ability to translate complex technical messages to a variety of audiences, to write in a clear and accessible manner


Job Offer

Communications Manager (12 month Contract):

- Up to £47,000 DOE