Communications Manager

Recruiter
Fusion People
Location
Liverpool
Salary
£16.50 - £17.32 per hour
Posted
30 Nov 2017
Closes
14 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Communications Manager
Location: Liverpool
Pay Rate: £17.32


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced communication manager to join a team in an organisation based in Liverpool. The client are looking for a candidate who can start immediately.


Key Responsibilities:

Work with senior managers across the organisation to develop and implement proactive media strategies, researching, writing and issuing press releases, identifying, organising and managing press conferences and media events, preparing briefings for interviews and support during interviews, and evaluation of PR activity.
Provide sound judgement and advice to Directors, senior managers, elected members and colleagues on communications so that alignment, brand, image and reputation are an integral part of decision making.
Lead on high priority communication campaigns/projects as assigned by the Communications Lead.
Manage all proactive and reactive public relations and media activity, including answering enquiries
Key Requirements:

Experience of working in a fast paced communications environment preferably in the public sector
Good working knowledge of the range of communications channels and media available, including print, social and digital
Exceptional writing, editing, and proofreading skills with superior attention to detail
Experience of contributing to strategic planning within this field including campaign management, press releases, news reports, statements and speeches
Experience in developing and delivering communications strategies
On top of the hourly rate you will accrue a further 12.07% of the pay rate in the form of holiday pay. Opportunities to join the in house pension scheme are also available.

To apply please forward your CV across ASAP or call Charley on 0117 917 4560 for more information.


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