The Loughborough College Group is seeking a PR and Communications Manager to develop and enhance the corporate brand. Reporting directly to the CEO, you will achieve this through managing internal and external communications and bring to life our vision of ‘The Loughborough Way’.
In this role, you will work proactively to identify stories and messages worth spreading, both throughout the College, community and externally. As well as advising both Executive and Senior teams, you will work hands-on with communications tasks such as writing-up intranet stories, creating videos and presentations, planning local internal and external events, and supporting open days.
The successful candidate will be able to develop and sustain positive and proactive relationships with the media, manage the college social media presence, including creating content and community management, alongside briefing spokespeople, providing guidance on media handling and contributing to media training activities. You should have a strong track record in managing communications, an NCTJ level six qualification and a degree within Communications, Public Relations or Journalism as well as advanced English skills, both written and spoken.
The Loughborough College Group is a great place to work and we are proud to be an equal opportunities employer. We are and have consistently invested in providing our learners and employees with an outstanding and unrivalled range of modern facilities and resources.
Alongside our commitment to your professional and personal development, we also offer a generous benefits package including:
• On-site parking
• 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
• Subsidised gym membership
• Access to onsite restaurant, cafes, spa/salon and library
The successful candidate will be employed by The Leicestershire College a subsidiary company of Loughborough College. The terms and conditions of employment offered by the Leicestershire College are different to those of Loughborough College.
Closing date for applications: Thursday 4th June 2020
Interview date: Wednesday 10th June 2020
Loughborough College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.