Head of Communications (Consumer PR) - 13 month FTC - ASAP

Head of Communications (Consumer PR) - 13 month FTC - ASAP

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  • Sector:

    Interim, B2C Communications

  • Job Type:

    Fixed Term Contract

  • Salary:

    up to £80,000

  • Contact:

    Nisha Darbar

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Duration:

    13 months

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Fantastic opportunity for a Head of Consumer PR for a 13 month FTC to join a leading online business ASAP in December. You must have a background in Financial Services and/or Energy industry.  


You will be responsible for promoting and protecting the reputation of the brand in a fast moving market. You will define and deliver a proactive Consumer PR strategy to drive awareness, understanding and advocacy of the business’ proposition, while managing any risks to the brand’s reputation.  


Key responsibilities:  

 Line management of 2 direct reports (PR & Digital)  

 Define and deliver a proactive consumer PR plan to maintain national media coverage and drive SEO through Digital PR.  

 Management of PR agencies (Consumer & Corporate)  Creating a strong working partnership and setting targets.  

 Manage media issues and reputational risks for the business. You will be a member of the group crisis management team and be the point person for issues impacting the brand. 

 Responsible for Corporate Communications including executive profiling. 

 Strong stakeholder management skills – providing direct support and guidance to senior leadership group members.  

 You will ensure you are up to date with all relevant media, customer, category and competitor activities to ensure the external comms programme is compelling, relevant and distinct in market. 

 Proven experience in developing and delivering a Consumer PR and external communications strategy. 

 Excellent writing skills, ability to create engaging and compelling content.  

 Experience in Digital PR & SEO would be advantageous. 

 A background in Financial Services or Energy is required as is some in-house experience.  


If you are interested and have the experience please send your CV for consideration ASAP this week.