Head of Content Communications – Global Entertainment Business

Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£Competitive + Excellent benefits
Posted
06 Oct 2016
Closes
06 Nov 2016
Ref
EG886417
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

A pioneering entertainment company, who create some of the world’s most renowned films, is currently looking for a Head of Content Communications to join their London team. The company is one of the world’s leading entertainment providers, aiming to develop the most creative, innovative and profitable entertainment experiences. This role will involve taking a lead on UK and EMEA communications strategy for a range of family oriented films and TV shows, taking on a lead on both corporate and consumer PR. The successful individual will drive outstanding media coverage across traditional, digital and social media, as well as internal communications across various teams, and engagement of key influencers.

As Head of Content Communications, your responsibilities will include:

  • Leading communications strategy in the UK, as well as developing and implementing consumer UK & EMEA PR campaigns for various children’s entertainment initiatives
  • Leading on corporate communications activity for a health and wellbeing project in the UK & EMEA
  • Driving outstanding UK media coverage across traditional, digital and social media
  • Managing internal communications across various teams, ensuring that staff are engaged with plans and initiatives
  • Identifying and engaging with key influencers, in order to drive
  • Providing strategic communications advice to senior stakeholders, ensuring that communications plans are consistent and integrated across the business
  • Leading and managing a team

You will demonstrate:

  • Significant experience in devising comprehensive PR and communications strategy for TV and entertainment brands, with some international experience
  • A proven track record of successful delivery of media campaigns
  • Significant people management experience with ability to mentor and inspire a team to improve skills and achieve results
  • An understanding of and passion for all things digital
  • A network of contacts with UK media and the ability to continue to build relevant relationships moving forward

This is a great opportunity to join a hugely successful and global entertainment company that offers a collaborative working environment. If you feel you are the ideal candidate, please send your CV to edwina@jflrecruit.com.