Director of Communications

Location: London or Manchester
Closing Date: 14th May 2021
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Employment Type: Employed

  • Salary: circa £45,000 per annum
  • Contact Number: 020 7939 7439
  • Expiry Date: 2021-05-14
  • 35 hours per week
  • Contract: Full time, permanent
  • Location: London or Manchester


This is a fantastic opportunity for a Communications professional who works in a collaborative, innovative, and agile way. The charity is happy to consider applications from individuals with previous Head or Director of Communications experience, as well as from individuals who are ready to step into their first senior management position.

Core experience vital to the role is significant experience gained in a communications setting, including; managing a multi-disciplinary team; proven experience of partnership working and stakeholder management at the highest levels; and demonstrable experience of developing and leading campaigns that have made a positive impact on the external positioning of an organisation and its cause.

The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills with the ability to negotiate and influence, as well as interpret complex information clearly and concisely to a range of audiences. In addition, you’ll be a natural leader with the ability to inspire others.


Deadline for applications: 14th May

Interviews with Charity People: w/c 17th May

First stage interviews with akt: 24th and 25th May

Second stage interviews with akt: date TBC

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