Communications Manager / PR / Public Relations / Marketing

Bradford, West Yorkshire
£23,188 per annum
16 Apr 2014
16 May 2014
Full Time
Contract Type

Communications Manager / PR / Public Relations / Marketing

Bradford, West Yorkshire

£23,188 per annum

40 hours per week

Our client provides a range of supported housing, day support and training services.

They currently have an exciting new post of Communications Manager at their Head Office in Bradford, West Yorkshire. The main purpose of this role will be to develop and provide an excellent communications service to staff and external stakeholders and manage the smooth day-to-day operation of media and other forms of communication. The role will be varied and will involve communication, marketing and PR across print, exhibitions, sponsorship, trade events, digital and more. The development of internal as well as external systems of communication will form an important part of the role. Reporting directly to the Senior Management Team, you will direct and lead on developing the Association’s branding and media presence as well as maintaining our excellent reputation.

The successful candidate will have a proven track record in devising and implementing successful communication / PR campaigns which will have involved successful project management, production of promotional material (both online and print) and events or launches. You will ideally have experience of working as part of a senior team and you should preferably hold a professional qualification within a PR or marketing field. Within this role you will need to have a well-developed news sense and understand current affairs affecting supported housing and social care providers. You will have excellent communication skills, both orally and written, and you will be able use your creativity successfully within communication plans to influence different audiences. Working to tight deadlines and budgets you will need to organise and manage people and resources effectively.  A lively and enthusiastic approach is essential as is being reliable and conscientious.

The closing date for this role is Thursday 1 May at 5pm.

Interviews will take place on Thursday 15th May.