Interim Head Communications

Yorkshire and the Humber Temporary
  • Communications Lead- NHS BAND 8B
  • Yorkshire - Remote Working

About Our Client

A large public sector organisation

Job Description

As an Interim Senior Communications Specialist you will have.

  • You would have experience of managing a team within an NHS organisation
  • Experience of strategic communications, campaigns, media relations, reputation and change management, stakeholder engagement, internal communications, project management as well as public affairs experience in a complex environment.
  • Experience of developing end to end communication plans and running campaigns as well as advising on the best channels to market
  • Experience of managing communication messaging within a complex and sensitive environment
  • Experience of working across multi-channel activity, as well as a number of projects
  • Strong copy-writing skills both on-line and offline
  • Ability to manage senior multiple stakeholders
  • Strong at managing digital communication and helping to align the website and intranet.

The Successful Applicant

You will have worked within a senior communications role previously and have the ability to work within a complex multi-stakeholder environment. You would have the following skills;

  • A proven track record working within a broad communications role at a mid-senior level within the NHS health care sector.
  • 5 + year experience working across Marketing, PR and engagement. You would have also managed a large team.
  • You must have worked within the NHS or a healthcare organisation which is essential
  • Able to work on own initiative and be able to implement a strategy.
  • A proven track record of managing multiple stakeholders across a complex organisation
  • Ideally worked as an interim and used to picking up projects quickly and running on own initiative whilst being sensitive to various stakeholder requirements

What's on Offer

Competitive Day Rate - BAND 8B NHS

A great opportunity to make a real impact. Please note you will have to be on site 2-3 days per week.

The role is to start Mid May. Please apply ASAP

Katie Martin
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Phone number
+44 113 388 9061

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Katie Martin
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+44 113 388 9061
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