External Communications Manager (LRECM) London, England

Salary: GBP35 - GBP40 per hour
External Communications Manager

My London based client is looking for an accomplished External Communications Manager to be responsible for the UK (and Ireland) external communications strategy, creating and delivering an integrated PR and social media campaign for key influencers and align that with UK, EMEAR and global priorities/campaigns
- maintaining and evolving messaging and platforms
- writing a variety of engaging content for external audiences (press releases, social media content, briefing documents and articles)
- working directly with journalists and other key influencers in the UK and Ireland, based on excellent traditional media expertise and relationship within technology, national and business publications as well as with key social/online influencers will be required
- track and report on communications outcome metrics and use the data to continually improve ongoing communications campaigns
- provide communications counsel to relevant internal stakeholders

Essential

• Extensive experience of External Communications
• Strategic Public Relations and Social Media experience in a global company
• Excellent editorial and storytelling experience
• Data-driven communications strategy and planning experience
• Proven project management skills with the ability to meet milestones, and balance concurrent projects
• Senior level experience in giving counsel to executives; with the gravitas and credibility to influence senior management
• Experience of issues and crisis management
• Experience of managing PR agencies (client-side preferable)
• A proven track record of translating business goals into communications goals
• Understanding audience perceptions and crafting integrated communications campaigns in support of business objectives.
• A deep understanding of how communications and marketing should work together

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