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Communications Manager

Job Title: Communications Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Yorkshire
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q92311
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 25, 2013 18:31

Job Description

This well-known, established brand is looking for a Communications Officer to join their head office team. As Communications Officer you will be responsible for owning and driving the communications agenda of the business and ensuring key business values and brand values are supported and adhered to. You will work closely with HR and Marketing on a day-to-day basis and be responsible for monitoring and evaluating the effectiveness of the internal communications strategy, ensuring that they are in-line with brand values, and making changes where necessary to ensure employee engagement and understanding. Previous experience in a similar role within Retail, FMCG or a highly recognisable brand is essential, as is a strong knowledge of HR procedures and processes. The successful candidates will: * Have demonstrable experience working in Internal Communications within Retail or FMCG, or a highly recognisable brand. * Have a strong working knowledge of HR process as well as a clear understanding or best practice and employment law. * Be able to demonstrate experience within communications from design/conception through to implementation. * Have experience of evaluating and monitoring the effectiveness of communications channels and be able to recommend changes where necessary. * Provide reports and analysis for senior management on effectiveness of communications strategy. * Have previous experience of managing and leading a team. * Be a team player, with excellent communication skills. * Be educated to degree level or equivalent, preferably in a business related or HR field. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a successful and growing business. If you are an experienced Communications professional looking for a new challenge, apply now. We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.