Media & External Communications Manager

Closing date: 9 Aug 2022

£40-45,000 Full time, permanent

The Media & External Communications Manager is responsible for delivery of strong media relations, proactive press office and high impact PR activity that raises the profile of EngineeringUK, improves understanding of the role of engineers/engineering, drives increased targeted engagement with our programmes and services and meets coverage targets. Reporting to and working with the Head of Communications, you will develop and deliver a media strategy. You will be responsible for consistent messaging, telling compelling stories and producing engaging content to showcase our work to media and industry audiences, working across internal teams and with external partners to leverage and maximise PR opportunities. You will lead on our flagship campaign, Tomorrow’s Engineers Week as well as PR across the Big Bang programme, working with agencies to ensure the greatest possible reach and impact. You will also develop campaigns to promote our offer to industry and education, showcase our research capability and boost our profile as thought leaders.

Full person and role specifications can be downloaded here.

Please send a CV and statement (no longer than 2 sides) in support of your application explaining how you fulfil the key criteria for the role by email to [email protected], quoting the job title in the subject of your email. Please also tell us where you saw the job advertised in your email as we are currently tracking our applications.

The deadline for applications is before Midday on 9th August

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