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Communications Manager - Leading Book Publisher

Job Title: Communications Manager - Leading Book Publisher
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: £competitive
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH59001_1495622920
Contact Name: Cal O'Neill
Contact Email: cal.oneill@handle.co.uk
Job Published: May 24, 2017 11:48

Job Description

This major Global Book Publisher is looking for a creative Communications Manager to shape and deliver their UK communications strategy at a company-level.

As an integral part of the growing Group Communications team, key responsibilities include:

  • Developing innovative PR campaigns/stunts to build brand reputation as a vital creative and cultural institution
  • Working closely with the internal publishing houses to deliver moments that celebrate the books themselves and the role the company plays in creative culture in general
  • Running the UK press office, ensuring all media queries are handled
  • Acting as point of contact for any crisis comms issues

With a strong Consumer PR background within Broadcast, Film, Entertainment or for a major lifestyle brand - either in-house or agency-side - the ideal candidate with have a plethora of experience of leading high-profile, impactful publicity strategy. In addition, you will have a wide network of press contacts across a broad spectrum of media and knowledge and experience of crisis management.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.