Strategic Communications and Campaigns Manager

Posted 12 March by Venn Group Easy Apply Ending soon

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Strategic Communications and Campaigns Manager
Based in: London
Length of contract: Permanent

A London borough is currently recruiting for a permanent Communications Manager to lead the Strategic Communications and Campaigns team; to create and deliver evidence based strategic communications and campaigns for the council in key priority areas.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage the central team of communication leads and co-ordinators to effectively deliver evidence based communication strategies and campaigns on key priorities - aligned to the councils corporate plan and wider communications strategy
  • Lead research and insight to develop the strategic approach to resident focussed priority communications and campaigns to deliver key outcomes including behaviour change, and awareness raising
  • Lead on developing the councils channel strategy
  • Develop and implement an improvement plan
  • Manage challenging stakeholders and provide challenges where appropriate, with strong presentation skills
  • Deliver reports to seniors within the wider programmes

Ideal Experience:

  • Strong internal communications and campaigns experience at a senior level
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills
  • Local Government experience
  • Prior evidence of delivery within communications and good writing skills
  • Ability to build trust quickly

If you have the right experience for this role and feel your skills and experience match the requirements, or if you would like more information on the role, please contact

Toby Rose on and email your CV to

*Venn Group's "Recommendation Scheme": if you recommend a candidate who is subsequently placed by Venn Group (for a minimum of 2 weeks) you will be eligible for £25 worth of vouchers from a choice of high street organisations.

Required skills

  • Campaigns
  • Communications
  • Local Government
  • Strategic Communications

Reference: 34666185

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