Communications Manager

Salary: up to £35,000 (depending on experience)
Hours of work: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Central London, WC1B

Closing date: 26 February 2018
Interviews: From 5 – 9 March 2018
How to apply: Send a CV, a 1-2 page covering letter and equal opportunities monitoring form to Arlene Wilkie, Chief Executive, at press@migrainetrust.org
Please indicate in your covering letter whether you would be able to attend on the above dates should you be successful in being shortlisted for interview.

Job description and supporting information

The Migraine Trust is the largest charity in the UK dedicated to providing support and information and campaigning for people affected by migraine. We also fund and promote migraine research. We passionately believe that through our work we can transform the lives of those who suffer from this debilitating condition.

We are seeking an accomplished, creative and dynamic communicator to join our growing team at this exciting time: you will work with the Chief Executive to help shape the Trust’s communications strategy and be responsible for developing our proactive and reactive communications through press and PR, social media and the website, ensuring that all opportunities for raising our profile are maximised.

Solid experience and delivery of a variety of communications functions, particularly media relations and digital, is a must. You will have extensive knowledge of the media and of the best ways to use a variety of channels to engage different audiences. You will have outstanding written skills, the ability to juggle a varied workload and an ambition to achieve and evaluate results and drive progress within communications. Experience of management is an advantage. You will thrive in a busy and supportive team that is committed to the highest levels of personal and team performance.

If you would like more information on the role or about Trust, please feel free to call and ask for Arlene to have an informal chat.

To apply please forward a CV, covering letter and equal opportunities monitoring form to Arlene Wilkie, Chief Executive at press@migrainetrust.org by the closing date.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Please, no contact from agencies.