Senior PR & Corporate Communications Manager

Job Title: Senior PR & Corporate Communications Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Farnborough, Hampshire
Salary: £63000 - £67000 per annum + excellent benefits
Reference: CHWPRAUT976_1579623985
Contact Name: Recruitment Team
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Job Published: January 21, 2020 16:26

Job Description

Senior PR & Corporate Communications Manager, Farnborough -

We're working with an innovative, internationally renowned business ideally located on the Hampshire/Surrey/Berkshire border to source a highly driven and influential Senior PR & Corporate Communications Manager to lead their PR and Corporate Communications strategy and team.

As a brand, they are known for their fantastic attitude towards innovation and growth; and this extends beyond their products and to their people. They are passionate about ensuring each employee has a strong development plan in place and to always offer exciting, new challenges so that you can grow in your role. They place a strong emphasis on work/life balance and offer a supportive working environment for all staff.

Not only this, but they also actively encourage their employees to think big and bring new ideas into the business. They didn't get their reputation for being innovative market leaders by sitting on their hands!

They're also offering a generous starting salary, an excellent benefits package and fantastic working environment where your ideas are always valued and listened to.

They sound great, but what about the role?

Well, as Senior PR & Corporate Communications Manager, your average day could look something like…

  • Utilising your excellent relationships with industry stakeholders, journalists and influencers to secure favourable media coverage and drive a positive public image for your brands
  • Having full accountability for the UK PR & Corporate Communications strategies and developing the UK messaging strategies for multiple brands
  • Being an advocate for change in the business; evaluating new opportunities, changing trends and devising new and innovative strategies to keep the PR strategy fresh
  • Leading and motivating your team of circa 10 direct reports, guiding them through their projects, ensuring they are producing their best work and overseeing their progression

What do we need from you?

  • Extensive experience in PR and corporate communications management either working in house for a large consumer brand or in an agency with a number of high-profile clients
  • A background developing PR strategies for consumer brands and an existing "little black book" of key media and press contacts who you've built excellent relationships with
  • Strong commercial awareness and ability to sense changing trends and shifts in consumer perception
  • Strategic and driven individual who is confident representing brands at a senior level
  • Strong team management experience of at least 5 direct reports

Our client is an innovative, market leading brand with an exceptional reputation. A beloved brand with a cult following, their strong brand vision and cultural values set them apart in a crowded market.

If this sounds up your street, apply now! This role won't be on our books for long!

Ideally located on the border of three commuter counties, this role is easy to reach for those in Farnborough, Woking, Guildford, Basingstoke, Wokingham, Reading, Bracknell, Windsor, Slough, Weybridge, Camberley, Maidenhead and High Wycombe.

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