Senior External Communications & PR Manager

Location Edinburgh
Discipline: Marketing
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Lesley Shepherd

Contact email:
Job ref: 135170
Published: 15 days ago
Expiry date: 13 Jul 2024 00:59

We're Hiring: Senior External Communications and PR Manager

Join our client's dynamic team as a Senior External Communications and PR Manager! This is your chance to shape their corporate story and boost their public image.

Key Responsibilities:

- Lead Corporate Communication Services: Foster relationships with media, political stakeholders, customers, and internal staff.

- Strategic Development: Develop and implement strategies to bolster their corporate image.

- Expert Communication Advice: Provide expert communication advice to management and employees.

- Primary Contact: Act as the primary contact for external media and stakeholders.

- Influence and Engagement: Influence the organisation’s image and reputation, engaging with a diverse array of stakeholders and tackling varied communication challenges.

- Public Relations Leadership: Take a leadership role in orchestrating public relations campaigns.

- Cross-Functional Collaboration: Work alongside cross-functional teams, including marketing, legal, and HR departments.

Essential Skills:

- Exceptional communication, relationship-building, and strategic planning abilities.

- Resilience in overcoming challenges and adversity.

Desirable Criteria:

- Experience with budgeting and policy formulation.


Perks and Benefits:

- Pension Scheme: Plan for your future.

- Health Coverage: Private Medical Insurance and access to a virtual GP for you and your family.

- Annual Bonus: Performance-based rewards.

- Generous Time Off: At least 7.2 weeks of holiday, with the option to buy more.

- Family-Friendly Policies: Enhanced maternity pay, shared parental leave, and 8 weeks paid paternity leave.

- Learning and Development: Continuous learning opportunities and award-winning training programmes.

- Share Schemes: Invest in your future with our share schemes.

- Hybrid working: Edinburgh office two days per week


This is an exciting role where you can really make a difference. Ready to take the next step in your career? We’d love to hear from you