Communications Manager

Permanent | £50,000 per annum

We are pleased to be working with this well known and respected public sector organisation in helping them find their new Communications Manager.

The job

  • Work closely with  senior staff to ensure the successful delivery of an external engagement strategy
  • Lead on strategic communication projects, and identify change and innovation 
  • Develop communication strategies to include, internal and external, digital media and engagement
  • Deliver a proactive and innovative media, marketing and public relation strategy
  • Ensure resources are effectively managed
  • Effectively manage the comms budget 
  • Directly manage a small communications team

The person specification

  • Ideally hold a degree level qualification in marketing, public/press relations or similar
  • Ability to create synergy amongst peers and senior management
  • Experience in managing people
  • Experience of working with with the media, demonstrating an understanding of digital platforms and social media channels
  • Experience of engagement at a local, regional and national level
  • Good understanding of current social media platforms
  • Sound knowledge of media legislation

 

Salary & benefits

  • Salary is c£50,000 pa
  • Annual leave is 27 days + bank holidays 
  • Exceptional pension scheme
  • Flexible working

How to apply

To request the full brief please email Ita McNeil-Jones on ita@sitka.wales quoting reference Comms_141, if you would like to show initial interest please apply with your CV and we will be in touch.

For an informal discussion before making an application, please call Ita on 07484 520006.

At a glance

Job title
Communications Manager
Salary
£50,000 per annum
Location
South Wales
Date posted
Monday 10th June, 2019