Stakeholder Communications Manager

Forward Role
03 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Stakeholder Communications Manager


An incredibly exciting opportunity has occurred for a Stakeholder Communications Manager to manage a pinnacle sporting events in the North, a rare and fun contract! The contract runs through 2018, finishing in autumn 2019 and will be based in Leeds.

This will suit a Stakeholder Communications Specialist who has experience working on largescale events and is happy to communicating with stakeholders, partners and sponsors at all levels.

Interested? If so, please contact Paddy Wells at Forward Role Recruitment on (07467)(943029) or ()

Role Requirements:

  • Oversee the stakeholder management and communications for the event with a highly collaborative approach
  • Establish and develop relationships with strategic partners to deliver a positive legacy for the event
  • Ensure operational plans and information are communicated to key stakeholders on a regular basis
  • Advise on the public communications strategy
  • Be the key contact and liaison for funders, government and key federations involved

Experience required:

  • Exceptional relationship building and stakeholder management skills with a proven track record of delivering complex stakeholder projects with fixed timescales
  • 7 years+ experience working on major sporting events in the UK or internationally with multiple stakeholders
  • Proven experience of successfully working, liaising and communication to a large number partners, stakeholders and contractors from both public and the private sectors
  • Understanding of international sport
  • You must be able to commute to Leeds


A competitive salary

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