Communications Service Manager
University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust
Salary: Band 8a, £42,414 to £49,969 per annum
37.5 hours per week
Closing date: 17 January 2019
We are looking to recruit an experienced senior communications professional, with CIPR or CIM qualifications and an enviable track record in delivering successful communications campaigns as well as social media and media management.
You will join a busy, pro-active and award-winning team. You will be a continuous learner, committed to continuous professional development through your professional body and keeping pace with our ever-evolving profession.
You will have the opportunity to make a real difference and add value to an organisation with 7,000+ staff and volunteers, caring for hundreds of thousands of patients each year.
The Communications Team works with colleagues to support the following strategic objectives:
1. Delivering effective communications with patients, families and carers.
2. Delivering effective communications with staff.
3. Maintaining mutually beneficial relationships with key stakeholders.
4. Delivering PR for our charity to aid fundraising
The Communications Service Manager is a crucial role in our Communications Team and will deputise for the Head of Communications. We can promise you your working life will never be dull. Almost every day is different and your biggest challenge will be decide what not to do every day as you seek to balance and prioritise multiple requests. We also hope you will find it extremely rewarding, supportive, friendly and fun.
Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed in early February.