Global Head of Internal Communications - Financial Services


Posted: 18/10/2016




SALARY CIRCA £75-100,000 (dependant on experience)

Our client a highly respected global financial institution is looking for an experienced Internal Communications professional with experience in a global financial institution to lead the internal communications team.

Working in a fast paced environment, you will be responsible for both the strategic planning and delivery of a range of internal communications initiatives. Reporting into the Global Head of Corporate Communications you will have a varied role

  • Acting as senior advisor to the CEO, Executive Committee and Leadership Team on all internal communications and employee engagement initiatives
  • Leading a team of internal communications business partners
  • Planning and executing the strategy for internal communications at a Group and regional level; ensuring consistency of internal and external messaging
  • Driving the strategy for, planning and deliver of key internal communications, events and programmes including, but not limited to delivering:
    • annual Leadership Forum
    • Employee Engagement survey and action planning
    • Programme of town halls and business briefings
    • Annual CEO awards programme
  • Leading the further development and implementation of internal communications channels including, but not limited to: intranet platform, social media platforms producing the online magazine, webcasting and video-streaming platforms;
  • Proactively promoting values through the internal communication channels and events;
  • Coordinating with the Marketing & Events team, as appropriate, to ensure internal communications, media and marketing campaigns are aligned;
  • Leading Corporate Responsibility communication strategy and implementation, working with the Group Head of Sustainable Business, and partner charities to support employee engagement in charitable initiatives;

Experience required

  • You will have current/recent senior level experience working in a specialist Internal Communications/Employee Communications role,
  • Experience developing employee communications in a large, complex organisation-preferably to include some experience in banking or financial service
  • Experience dealing with M&A comms would be beneficial
  • Experience in leadership communications
  • Experience developing internal communications plans/strategies
  • Experience implementing internal communications across international territories
  • Experience working across a range of channels, with solid experience using Digital channels
  • Experience managing small teams

Please send your Cv to Emma Jerome via the link provided

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, gender identification, or physical ability.