Senior PR and external communications officer

Senior PR and external communications officer

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Engineering and Manufacturing

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £25000 - £32000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lucy Thomas

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    9 months

  • Expiry date:


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Job title: Senior PR and external communications officer

Location: Birmingham

Contract: FTC Maternity Cover

Hours: Please note there are some out of office hours included in this role

Start date: End of April 2021


The Senior PR and External Communications Officer will be working within the Communications and Corporate Affairs team, supporting the delivery external communications strategy.

You will be responsible for delivering effective communications to a range of audiences through various owned and earned channels, including web and social media.

The role is to inform, influence and engage external stakeholders, getting the right information to the right people in the right way - and support the wider mission of the Communication & Corporate Affairs team working with excellence and a focus on continuous improvement.

It includes inhouse delivery and working with agencies to support measurable and impactful activity to advance our business goals. A sound understanding of reputation and issues management is also important to support the day-to-day management of issues and opportunities across multiple business units and as part of global Group.

Requirements of Senior PR and External Communications Officer:

  • Strong copy writing skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Press office experience
  • Able to work well and respond well to crisis
  • Experience with External Communications
  • Flexible and friendly person
  • Able to work well within a team
  • Proactive worker who can hit the ground running

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