Title Senior Communications Officer at Top University – Immediate Start!
Location London
Salary £18.78 per hour
Job Type
Job Information

Signature Recruitment is currently recruiting for an exciting opportunity Senior Communications Officer to join our Client, a prestigious University in the Central London area on a temporary basis with immediate start. The Senior Communications Officer will assist with the communications for major university events, prepare and manage the universities website content and liaise with university and trust employees on communication strategies.

The ideal applicant will have previous experience working in the higher education sector in a communications or similar position. If you are highly IT literate with a good understanding of social media channels/development and campaigns and would like to join a prestigious organisation on an immediate start basis, then this can be the perfect opportunity for you, read on!

Key Responsibilities for Senior Communications Officer:

  • Leading on major events taking place in the school over the next few months
  • Working alongside stakeholders and academics to plan and ensure smooth running of events
  • Gathering content for graphic content panels they want at certain events
  • Organise launch and open days for new and exciting projects
  • Updating and maintain school’s website and improve it where necessary and keep track of new features
  • Preparing content for the website
  • Day to day management of two Communication Officers
  • Handling Press stories and information

Key Skills of Senior Communications Officer:

  • 5-7 years Communication experience ideally within a HE, Research Based, NHS or Public Sector environment
  • Line Management experience
  • Knowledge of Communication activities and tools (Microsoft software, media, website and CMS systems, event marketing, brand marketing, social media and publications)
  • Able to clearly demonstrate where they worked with all level stakeholders
  • Able to demonstrate a proactive and personable attitude to be able to take the lead on projects
  • Liaison with internal and external stakeholders at all levels
  • Proven track record of devising successful communication strategies

If you are professional, diligent and possess the necessary skills for this great opportunity, please apply today!

Whilst we will endeavour to contact you following your response, occasionally due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application may not have been successful this time but we will keep your details on file and may contact you with future opportunities.