Job description

Assistant Communications Manager

  • Location

    Manchester City Centre

  • Sector:

    Marketing & Communications

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £27k - 32k per year

  • Contact:

    Paddy Wells

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:


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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Paddy Wells

Assistant Communications Manager


A leading education business in Manchester is looking for an Assistant Communications for a 6 month contract and may go permanent.

You will be responsible for the media, PR, internal communications and social media.

Interested? If so, please contact Paddy Wells at Forward Role Recruitment on (07467)(943029) or (paddy@forwardrolerecruitment.com)

Role Requirements:

  • Work closely with the Senior Communications Manager to deliver the communications strategy across on and offline channels for internal and external communications
  • Deliver PR and social media for various parts of the business making sure to protect its reputation
  • Provide proactive news stories  across all media channels
  • Deliver social media services ensuring all activity is measured
  • Establish strong relationships with press contacts to sell in news releases
  • Deliver communication messages to increase brand awareness
  • Develop and deliver internal communications strategies for all internal audiences
  • Work with key stakeholders to develop stories that increase brand awareness

Experience required:

  • Experience in a similar communications role is essential
  • Able to deliver the full communications mix for both internal and external communications
  • All PR including handling media, positioning, reputation management, PR campaign delivery, all across multiple channels
  • Strong knowledge of social media strategies
  • Able to form relationships quickly and easily with stakeholders at all levels


Up to £32,000 per annum


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