Head of External Communications.
Head of External Communications Are you interested in the UK’s housing market, one of the most active property markets in the world? As part of our award-winning communications team you could be contributing to our important work every day – it's an exciting time to be joining us.
If your skills, experience, and qualifications match those in this job overview, don’t delay your application.
You will line-manage a team of senior communications officers and work with the Head of Corporate Communications to develop the overarching communication strategy.
This role is based in Croydon, where regeneration is transforming the town centre.
The new Boxpark street food mall is just minutes from our Trafalgar House office, which is also within walking distance of West Croydon and East Croydon rail stations and the bus station.
Head of External Communications Responsibilities: • Develop effective relationships with colleagues in key Other Government Departments (OGD’s) and agencies, including Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) and UK Government Investments (UKGI) to ensure an integrated approach to communications • Work with the Deputy Head of Corporate Communications to improve the overall planning function for the Corporate Communications team ensuring the delivery of both strategic campaigns and day to day communications, balancing resources and priorities effectively • Develop own knowledge, experience and professional expertise in communications, media and marketing – making sure the team are developing their skills / careers through the Government Communications Service (GCS) and the Chartered Institute for Public Relations (CIPR).
Head of External Communications Requirements: • Deep understanding of strategic campaigns, news agenda, and digital landscape.
• Robust knowledge of communication tools and techniques used to implement strategies that meet organisational objectives.
• Experience of directing high-va...