Head of Internal Communications

East Riding of Yorkshire Permanent £65,000 - £75,000 per year
  • Agile Working
  • An exciting new senior opportunity in communications

About Our Client

Our client is a large B2B manufacturing and production company employing 1,500 colleagues nationally. With a head office in Yorkshire, they also have multiple sites across the UK.

Job Description

The responsibilities for the Head of Internal Communications will include:

  • Develop and implement an internal communications strategy aligned with company goals
  • Create engaging content for a variety of internal communication mediums
  • Coordinate with different departments to ensure consistency in messaging
  • Monitor and measure the effectiveness of internal communications
  • Lead initiatives to improve employee engagement
  • Manage crisis communications when necessary
  • Coordinate internal events to promote company culture
  • Oversee the internal communications budget
  • Management of 2 direct reports
  • Working closely with the marketing and brand team in developing the firms ESG strategy
  • Travelling to sites nationally when required for key events and initiatives

The Successful Applicant

A successful 'Head of Internal Communications' should have:

  • A degree in Communications, Journalism, Public Relations, or related field
  • 8+ years experience in Internal Communications Management, ideally at a Head of Level.
  • Experience in managing a communications team
  • Ability to work with senior stakeholders, and manage relationships upwards.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • A proven track record in developing and implementing effective communication strategies
  • Experience in project management and event planning
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to manage a team

What's on Offer

  • A competitive salary range of £65,000 - £75,000
  • Hybrid working model to support work-life balance - minimum 2 days per week in office
  • Opportunity to lead on the internal comms strategy for a national business.
Contact
Chris Winterton
Quote job ref
JN-052024-6419201
Phone number
+44 161 829 0445

Job summary

Job function
Marketing & Agency
Subsector
Industrial & Utilities
Sector
Industrial / Manufacturing
Location
East Riding of Yorkshire
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Chris Winterton
Consultant phone
+44 161 829 0445
Job reference
JN-052024-6419201