Head of Communications

Head of Communications

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Communications, Permanent

  • Job Type:


  • Salary:

    £60,000 - £70,000

  • Contact:

    Julia Thomas

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  • Published:

    about 3 years ago

  • Expiry Date:


Exciting opportunity for a senior level communications expert – ideally with experience in the food or agricultural sector to lead a small and effective communications team through a period of change. A broad role covering b2b, b2c communications and a strong background in public awareness/consumer campaigns – ideally gained in food or agricultural sectors

Roles and responsibilities will include:

  • Alongside the CEO, you will be responsible for developing and implementing a strategic plan encompassing both internal and external communications.
  • Take responsibility for the creation of specific campaigns to further raise the profile and standing of the organisation, the industry they represent and their issues.
  • Ensure consistent and high quality stakeholder engagement is a priority of the organisation. Building an effective and focussed network across a wide range of stakeholders.
  • You will take responsibility for leading and managing an industry communications advisory group.

Your experience will include:

  • You will have a proven track record of leading and developing effective communications plan – across internal and external audiences
  • Demonstrable experience of engaging with a wide range of audiences, including media and wider stakeholders.
  • Strong relationship builder and team manager
  • Experience of leading and developing high impact digital and social media campaigns.


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