Communications Manager

Job type:
on-site
Start:
ASAP
Duration:
10 months
From:
Recruitment Zone Ltd
Place:
Lanarkshire
Date:
11/29/2012
Country:
flag_no United Kingdom
project ID:
454679

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My client requires a Communications Manager for a 10 month contract role based in Glasgow with a daily rate of £340-£360.

Purpose of the role:

The Communications Manager is responsible for planning, preparing and issuing any communications to Global Payments colleagues, Command Centre participants and stakeholders relating to the Core Platform Transformation project and to cascade outcomes of go/no go meetings.

* Manage overall colleague communications plan for the elements of the TBT CPT Workstream.
* Liaise with communications managers to ensure GP communications and approach are aligned to the wider communications approach.
* Prepare appropriate communications, in line with existing communications guidelines and principles.
* Work with the Implementation Manager, Project manager and business stakeholders to identify impacted colleagues and issue communications as appropriate.
* Work with the Global Payments governance bodies to ensure all communications adhere to the appropriate standards and to ensure appropriate sign offs are received.
* Ensure that the communications plan and timeline is available to and understood by the Global Payments business and governance bodies.
* Ensure communications are cascaded to the appropriate audience on time.
* Produce status updates to the Implementation Manager and business stakeholders
* Work with the training manager to form the picture of the Global Payments Colleague journey.
* Issue updates on completion of key communications milestones

Skills and experience required:

* Production of communications plans and approaches
* Working with business and wider stakeholders to produce and shape communications materials
* MI reporting around communications
*Ensuring communications adhere to guidelines and standards and ensuring that all project team members are aware of and adhere to these standards.
* Cascade of communications to appropriate audiences.
* Experience of communications on large scale transformation programmes.

Desirable:

*Experience of working in the Financial Sector.
*Experience working in Electronic Payments.

This role closes on Wednesday the 28th of November at 4.00pm

Please send your CV ASAP.

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