Communications Manager

  • Location

    Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Administration & Business Professionals

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50000 - £60000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tom Ryan

  • Contact email:

    tom.ryan@cherryprofessional.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    0115 9222240

  • Job ref:

    BH-20458-1

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-06-11

  • Startdate:

    2022-05-11

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

Communications Manager | Leicestershire | c£60,000 + Bonus + Car | Hybrid working

How would you like the opportunity to lead the communications strategy for a market  leading construction company that have been at the forefront of some iconic global projects? Do you have a proven track record creating, delivering and measuring high profile communications plans to support the development of a brands digital presence? Sustainability is big on the agenda so if you’re a values led communications specialist who is looking for a new challenge that can provide flexible working then this one is definitely worth exploring.

The role will allow you to take full ownership over all the communication channels. You will cover both internal and external comms, with an initial focus on the external relations. Working closely with a range of senior leaders across the business, you will get involved in exciting projects and will be encouraged to think innovatively to drive change. Are you looking for a role to elevate your career that provides an open, inclusive and collaborative environment? If so, then please get in touch to find out more.


The Role….

- Full ownership over the company’s internal and external communications activity calendar and budget.

- Confidently manage the business’s media relations activity and creates interest around company and its specific projects.

- Works closely with the internal communications specialist to oversea and improve internal messaging.

- Writes brand specific, creative and thoughtful content. Ensures the edit, layout and printing process complies with company directive.

- Constantly monitors the media, communication and social responsibility related to the industry and reports back where necessary.

- Manages crisis communication activities in line with the strategy and corporate policies. Is in charge of crisis communication, crisis communication policies, rollout and training.

- Develops and manages constructive relationships and communication partnerships with internal and external stakeholders of the company – mass media, business associations, PR/creative agencies.

- Drives the external and internal communications based on best practice and research.

- Implement new communications channels and processes and where appropriate utilise innovative, creative and impactful ideas.

- Supervise and coordinate corporate social media activity - content development, crisis management and creative approach. Liaise with Digital Marketing Manager on the social media strategy.


You will need….

- Proven track record creating, delivering and measuring high profile communications plans and developing strong digital brand presence.

- Relevant experience in communications or marketing.

- A portfolio showcasing your outstanding previous campaign experience and achievements.

- Demonstrable creativity, positivity and ability to converse at all levels of management.

- Solid experience across multiple digital platforms including analysis.


Jobs you may have applied for include: Marketing Communications Manager, Media Relations Manager, PR Manager, Online Communications Manager, External Affairs Manager and PR and Communications Manager.

Commutable from Nottingham, Derby, Leicester, Loughborough, Kettering, Peterborough, Coventry and Northampton.

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