Communications Manager

Job type:
3 months
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
flag_no United Kingdom
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Sopra Steria Recruitment is working in partnership with a major public sector client in the UK. We are currently recruiting a Communications Manager for an initially 3 month contract based in London.

Skills and Experience:

  • Excellent, demonstrable writing skills: a)engaging, b) plain English, c) well structured, d) consistent style, e) no errors.
  • Proven ability to work in a customer-facing service, offering the highest standards of customer service and professionalism.
  • Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the broader health system landscape.
  • Ability to deliver results by directing the activities of others and/or using a range of levers in the absence of direct line management responsibility.
  • Ability to work in a structured, professional way, always delivering on promises.
  • Ability to build and maintain high quality professional relationships and use them to generate opportunities and leads for future work.
  • Knowledge of web technology for marketing and PR purposes, including social networks/blogs and online advertising
  • Knowledge of design software eg Adobe Creative Suite
  • Good knowledge of Powerpoint with an eye for layout and design.
  • Proven experience writing for a variety of a) internal and b) external audiences, including: board/executive team reports, strategies, web copy, public-facing documents, media statements etc
  • Experience of advising and supporting senior managers and leaders
  • Experience of operating in a flexible and changing environment, coping with ambiguity, and working collaboratively in cross-functional teams
  • Experience of working with a diverse range of healthcare stakeholders, such as clinicians, senior managers, front line staff, patients and their representative groups.
  • Experience of managing the media a) proactively and b) reactively
  • Experience of a) developing and b) delivering successful marketing and communications strategies and campaigns.
  • Experience of managing relationships with stakeholders .
  • Experience of process development, mapping and management.
  • Experience carrying out research and analysis for research reports.
  • Educated to post-graduate level or equivalent level of experience of working at a senior level in a communications or marketing role.
  • Evidence of continued professional development.

Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited acts as both an employment business and as an employment agency.

Please Note: Shortlisted candidates would be contacted via Call/Email.

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