Senior External Communications Manager


Posted: 27/07/2017

  • Salary: GBP 65000 per year - GBP 75000 per year
  • Location: London
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Reference: JR172

JR172 - Senior External Communications Manager - B2B - Financial Services - London - Permanent - £65k - £75k Bonus/Benefits

Our client is a large financial services organisation who are looking for a talented External Communications Manager to join the team.

You will lead a small team of communications professionals and have the opportunity to shape and drive an external and internal communications strategy. This role will also be very hands on, so someone who enjoys a good balance of planning and delivery will enjoy the challenge this role will present.

You will have the opportunity to drive an effective media strategy and presence, telling proactive stories through various media channels. Digital communications experience will also be essential, particularly around devising a social media strategy as the business looks to utilise this channel more effectively.

The post holder will also have experience developing an internal communications strategy and implementing, ensuring communications is collaborative and consistent. Strong writing skills will be essential to carry out this role, particularly around speech writing, producing leadership communications.

To be considered:

  • 7 - 10 years' experience
  • Worked with a large complex B2B financial services organisation
  • Experience developing and hands on experience delivery an external communications strategy
  • Excellent written and verbal communications experience
  • Internal Communications experience
  • Solid senior stakeholder management

This role is being managed by James Reeves at McGregor Boyall.

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