Do you thrive in leading on external and internal communications?
Prospectus is delighted to be supporting a leading and dynamic homelessness prevention charity looking for a solid Interim Head of Communications able to plan and operate at pace for a 9 months Fixed Term Contract.
Reporting to the Director of Business Development & Fundraising, you will lead on the development and implementation of a number of defined internal and external communications objectives as well as managing a small team. You will be responsible for the production and management of all communication channels including audio-visual, publications and materials. You will also work towards meeting the needs of internal and external audiences and you will engage with senior stakeholders to secure meeting project deadlines and agreed outcomes.
To be successful, you will be an experienced Communications professional able to deliver compelling results-led communications across multiple channels. Alongside the ability to develop and deliver innovative approaches to keeping an organisation's staff connected, you will have a flair for current affairs and social media platforms and possess the confidence to deliver social affairs messages to the external audience. It would be advantageous but not essential to have also experience of media relations, PR and/or campaigns.
As a specialist Recruitment Practice we are committed to building inclusive and diverse organisations, and welcome applications from all sections of the community.
In order to apply please submit your CV (Word format) in the first instance. Should your experience be suitable, we will send you the full job description and will arrange for a call to brief you on the role. Cover letter are not required at this stage but will be asked to all candidates shortlisted by Prospectus
Please note. This post will require a Basic DBS check to be processed for the successful applicant.
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