Senior PR & Communications Manager

Location
London
Salary
£37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted
23 Aug 2017
Closes
22 Sep 2017
Ref
ELRPRCOM-71028032
Sector
Education
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

My client, a growing Further Education College based in London, are currently recruiting for a Senior PR & Communications Manager on a permanent basis. Reporting into the Director of Marketing the postholder will be joining the business at an exciting time of growth and will be play a key role in the development of their ongoing marketing & communications strategy.

This role will lead PR & Communications activities for the organisations managing a small PR & Communications function.

The Senior PR & Communications Manager will be responsible for ensuring increased visibility for the organisation and will develop and manage a strong external PR & Communications plan. Managing a team of two the postholder will take a lead on press office and media relations management, will develop engaging content & materials and develop a communications strategy for the organisation.

Ideal candidates will display:

  • Significant experience in a PR & Communications role
  • A track record of managing stakeholder engagement, issues management and crises PR
  • Line management experience of a communications function
  • Experience in communications planning
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills

Ideally they are looking for someone who has previous experience working in the Education sector. If you are interested in discussing the role in more detail please apply with an up to date CV.

Unfortunately due to the high number of applications we receive we will not be able to come back to all unsuccessful candidates so if we have not come back to you 1-2 weeks after you application unsuccessful. This is a fast moving role so please get in touch ASAP if you are interested