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Internal Communications Officer

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  • Sector:

    Marketing & Communications

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  • Salary:

    £27k - 30k per year

  • Contact:

    Paddy Wells

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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  • Consultant:

    Paddy Wells

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Internal Communications Officer to join a leading University in Manchester for 3 months.

This role will suit someone with proven experience in internal communications ideally from an education background although this isn’t essential. You must be able to start quickly.

Interested? If so, please contact Paddy Wells at Forward Role Recruitment on (07467)(943029) or (

Role Requirements:

  • Deliver the internal communications strategy that enhances the speed and quality of operations and also contributes to a more open and inclusive culture
  • Liaise with colleagues, students and other stakeholders across the University to ensure communications are provided accurately and on time
  • Develop and promote new communication methods e.g. podcasts, daily and weekly news bulletins, targeted emails
  • Establish networks between different schools, institutes and partner organisations
  • Work closely with the press and PR teams to ensure all communications are aligned
  • Assist in the coordination of internal communications events
  • Regularly generate and interpret statistics to review and enhance internal communications

Experience required:

  • Experience working in a communications team is essential
  • Experience of delivering communications in an ever changing environment
  • Knowledge of the higher education sector would be preferable but not essential
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Able to form relationships quickly and effectively with stakeholders at all levels


£27,000 to £30,000 or equivalent daily rate

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