There to engage with Sefton’s diverse, dedicated workforce, you will take a leading role on all internal communications across the organisation. You will be responsible for the consistent flow of information and messages to staff, develop campaigns and support staff engagement using a number of channels including intranet and social media.
You will be expected to form excellent working relationships across the organisation and have a ‘can do’ attitude to help improve staff engagement. Building up strong relationships, you will be a trusted adviser to colleagues, providing advice on communications and engagement with a focus on messaging and the One Council ethos.
As it is a newly created role, this is a fantastic opportunity to put your stamp on internal communications.
If you're looking for a fresh career challenge to kick start your new year you could be the talented PR & Communications Manager we're looking for to join us here at The Growth Company. We are a national not-for-profit organisation, whose core purpose is to enable growth, create jobs and improve lives by boosting employment, skills, investment and enterprise for the benefit of all. As a prominent anchor institution we have been at the heart of Greater Manchester's renaissance and continue to play a key role in the delivery of the Greater Manchester Strategy. While we are committed to the continued success of Greater Manchester, we have exciting ambitions to expand our national footprint. We have a unique story to tell, are you the right person to help us tell it? We are looking for a highly-motivated, passionate individual with the ability to think laterally, and to understand and communicate complex messages to a range of audiences.
Manchester International Festival (MIF) is the world’s first festival of original, new work and special events, staged every two years. From 2020, as well as producing a biennial festival, we will also run The Factory, a new state of the art building and producing organisation in the heart of Manchester.
We’re seeking a Press and PR Director to help shape our media and PR strategy and drive the vision of future Festivals and The Factory as we begin the journey to a year-round programme. You’ll work closely with our Marketing Director and the MIF Executive to build a communications team, create imaginative campaigns and use existing and new media relationships to tell the world about this ambitious organisation and its work.