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Communications Manager

Job Title: Communications Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: Up to £50000 per annum + family private medical insurance
Reference: 1632470_1578306523
Contact Name: Max Forsyth
Contact Email: max.forsyth@emr.co.uk
Job Published: January 06, 2020 10:28

Job Description

Are you a Communications Manager with experience creating and implementing external communications, PR and internal communications campaigns?

EMR are working with a rapidly growing, global fintech payments business based in Reading to hire a Communications Manager who will support the Head of Communications with multichannel communications campaigns across: PR, Media Relations, Thought Leadership and Internal Communications.

You will be a natural storyteller with a passion for writing engaging content, selling stories into journalists, curating long-form thought leadership pieces and even podcasts.

If this role sounds of interest your key responsibilities will include:

  • Support the creation and delivery of a global communications strategy across the UK, Europe and APAC
  • Proactively drive media coverage across trade and tier 1 media publications, develop relationships with journalists and monitor impact
  • Curate communications content across a range of short and long-form formats, including: social media, blogs, thought leadership, reports, podcasts etc.
  • Work collaboratively with the wider marketing and events team to ensure campaigns are integrated
  • Ensure the execution of the PR calendar by working with and managing senior stakeholders

Your key skills and experience will include:

  • External and Internal Communications experience, ideally within fintech or financial services
  • Proven experience of delivering trade and tier 1 media coverage, with an excellent black book of media contacts
  • Excellent writing skills, with the ability to write engaging content across a range of channels
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills, with the ability to provide communications counsel to senior stakeholders

If you feel you have the right skills and experience please apply now!