Stakeholder Communications Officers

Manchester city centre
£31,218 - £35,136 per annum
07 Feb 2014
24 Feb 2014
Full Time
Contract Type

Stakeholder Communications Officers x 2 (Fixed term contracts)

Salary Band 7 (£31,218 - £35,136 per annum)

Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) plays a vital role in contributing to the success of the fastest growing economic centre outside London, ensuring the right transport connections are in place to support our growing community and economy. We do this by developing the high quality integrated transport services across Greater Manchester that facilitate around a quarter of a billion passenger journeys each year.

Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) is looking for two versatile, dynamic and experienced media and communications professionals to formulate and deliver multi-channel communications campaigns across a number of corporate projects. The right candidates will have significant experience of working in a multi-channel communications role, and extensive experience of working with the media.

The role will see you responsible for scoping and delivering high-quality, innovative communications campaigns activity and carrying out stakeholder/community engagement in a way which raises awareness among residents, businesses and communities. You will work alongside communications colleagues as part of a tight-knit dynamic team and ensure major projects are successfully highlighted, making a positive difference to the lives of people in Greater Manchester.

As well as a competitive salary, TfGM offers a range of benefits, such as:

  • Free rail or Metrolink travel, to and from work within Greater Manchester
  • Free bus travel within Greater Manchester
  • 27 days holiday per annum
  • Access to the local government pension scheme

Please note one of these roles is a fixed term contract until 30 June 2015, and one until 31 March 2015.

For more information on the role and to apply, please visit our website:

Closing Date: Midday on Friday 21 February 2014

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