Communications Advisor (Corporate Partnerships)

Recruiter
BRITISH RED CROSS 11
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
12 Feb 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Communications Advisor (Corporate Partnerships)
Location: Moorgate, London
Contract type: 12 months fixed term
Hours per week: 35
Salary: Circa GBP 30,000 - 35,000 per annum including London weighting


We have an exciting new position for a Corporate Partnerships Communications Advisor within the media team which would suit a creative, results-driven and talented communicator.

About the role
As Corporate Partnerships Communications Advisor you will be responsible for providing strategic oversight of our communications activity for the British Red Cross' award-winning corporate partnerships.

You will be responsible for developing, leading and delivering innovative communications strategies that maximise creative opportunities to raise the profile of our partnerships in the media.

You will also play an integral role in advising and shaping proposals and pitches for future partnerships with some of the worlds' largest and most sought after brands.

About the team
The role of Corporate Partnerships Communications Advisor sits within the communications and advocacy directorate which tells the story about who we are, what we do, what we believe, and the difference we make to people's lives - so that both externally and internally people act, behave, or make decisions in a way that results in a positive change for people in crisis.

About the person
With a strong understanding of corporate fundraising, corporate partnerships and the wider corporate social responsibility agenda, candidates should have:

  • Significant experience of developing and implementing media and communication campaigns within a partnership environment
  • Demonstrable experience of planning and implementing multi-channel communications strategies and clear and integrated communication plans (including social media and digital)
  • Proven experience in securing new creative media and PR opportunities
  • Client management experience
  • Excellent communication skills; both written and verbal
  • Experience of building strong relationships nationally and globally at all levels, including senior management
  • Excellent negotiation, influencing and stakeholder management skills


Closing date for applications is 23:59 on the 25th of February with interviews to follow.


About the organisation
The British Red Cross helps millions of people in the UK and around the world to prepare for, respond to and recover from emergencies, disasters and conflicts. Our volunteers and staff help people in crisis to live independently by providing support at home, mobility aids and transport. We also teach first aid skills.

We offer a wide range of staff benefits, these include:

  • 36 days holiday (including Bank Holidays)
  • Up to 6% contributory pension
  • Childcare vouchers


The British Red Cross is committed to being an inclusive employer with a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from people from the widest possible diversity of backgrounds, cultures and experiences - including disabled and ethnic minority candidates. This is to contribute to the breadth of experience we need to respond to people in crisis.

The British Red Cross, incorporated by Royal Charter 1908, is a charity registered in England and Wales (220949) and Scotland (SC037738).

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