Communications and Public Relations Officer

Wrexham Temporary £32,000 - £37,000 per year
  • Exciting opportunity within Higher Education
  • Interim role

About Our Client

Our client is a highly respected educational institution, employing over a thousand dedicated staff members. Renowned for its commitment to innovation and excellence in teaching and research, the institution is committed to making a positive impact on local, national, and international communities.

Job Description

  • Lead and manage the development of public relations and communications strategies.
  • Coordinate with marketing team to ensure consistent messaging across all platforms.
  • Develop and implement crisis communication plans.
  • Manage relationships with media outlets.
  • Monitor and report on media coverage related to the organisation.
  • Coordinate and manage public events to enhance the organisation's visibility.
  • Manage the production of public relations and marketing materials.
  • Ensure all communications activities comply with industry regulations and standards.

The Successful Applicant

A successful Communications and Public Relations Officer should have:

  • A degree in Communications, Public Relations or a related field.
  • Experience leading a team in a similar role within the not-for-profit sector.
  • Proven track record in developing and implementing successful PR strategies.
  • Strong knowledge of media operations and crisis management.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple projects.

What's on Offer

  • An salary between £32,000 and £37,000 or equivalent day rate, depending on qualifications and experience.
  • 1 day per week on site.
  • The opportunity to work in a prestigious not-for-profit organisation.
  • Professional development opportunities.
  • An inclusive and supportive workplace culture.



We encourage all candidates who are passionate about making a difference and have the skills and experience we're looking for to apply

Contact
Fraser Morrison
Quote job ref
JN-042024-6396111
Phone number
+44 2078 312000

Job summary

Job function
Marketing & Agency
Subsector
Public Sector & Not-For-Profit
Sector
Not For Profit
Location
Wrexham
Contract type
Temporary
Consultant name
Fraser Morrison
Consultant phone
+44 2078 312000
Job reference
JN-042024-6396111