London, Greater London

£60,000 - £65,000 per year

Contract, Temporary, Full-time

About the organisation

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Job Description

This is a great opportunity to join a leading International Development charity as their Interim Head of Communications. This is a senior position for 6 -9 months that heads up a team of over 15 across communications, campaigns, digital, brand and corporate communications.

As the Interim Head of Communications you will be responsible for;

  • Leading on a number of high profile and well-known awareness campaigns.
  • Devising and implementing innovative and multi-channel communications campaigns including media and digital.
  • Be responsible for the charities brand at a strategic level and spotting opportunities to raise the brand profile.
  • Managing and motivating the communications and marketing team through a period of change.
  • Senior stakeholder management across the organisation.

The successful candidate will have a broad external communications background including media and digital and will have a strong track record in leading large teams. Ideally the candidate will come from a non-governmental not for profit organisation and have an interest in the international development sector.

This is an interim position for 6 – 9 months whilst the charity goes through an exciting period of change with the chance for extension or to apply for the permanent position. There is the option for a contract or day rate arrangement.

This role is moving quickly as our client is looking for someone to start mid-June so please apply today to avoid missing out.