HEAD OF COMMUNICATIONS & PARTNERSHIPS (Part-time)

Location
Greenwich
Salary
£29,000 pro-rata
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
14 Aug 2017
Ref
HOCP/TS/07/17
Hours
Part Time
Contract Type
Permanent

The Civil Service Retirement Fellowship is a national charity that was founded in 1965 to support retired civil servants, their partners and dependants. We offer a range of services to our beneficiaries including befriending schemes (home and telephone visits), advice and information and a local community group network that offers social and leisure engagement. 

We have recently undergone an operational review of the charity and have created a new part-time role (3 days a week) of Head of Communications & Partnerships. The role would involve working directly with the Chief Executive with the main purpose to develop and implement effective Communications & Partnership strategies to promote the work of the Civil Service Retirement Fellowship. It was also involve day-to-day responsibility for online and social media, marketing and promotion, internal communications, media and PR. 

Person Specification (all of which are essential)

-High standard of written English with the ability to produce concise and persuasive prose (you will be expected to demonstrate this at interview)

-Be good at managing people and relationships

-Have good written and verbal skills

-Be confident in making decisions

-Good communication skills

-Be I.T. proficient

-Be organised in managing workload

-Ability to learn new things quickly and retain information

-Have experience working within a small team

-Be able to use own initiative and work autonomously

-Effective problem solving

-Good numerical skills

To apply interested candidates should send their CV along with a covering letter outlining what they feel they would bring to the job. First round interviews will take place early August in central London and successful applicants will be contacted directly. Closing date for applications: 12 Noon on Friday 28th July 2017. No agencies please.