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Reference: 66828

Date Added: 12 July 2018
Closing Date: 25 July 2018

Job Title: Director of Communications

Working For: National Union of Students

Location: London

Salary: Circa £70,000 per annum

Job Details

Harris Hill is excited to be working with the National Union of Students to find their next Director of Communications, on an initial 6-month contract.

Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing leadership, direction and development of NUS' communications strategy
  • Playing a key role in developing NUS' brand to maximise its influence and impact
  • Developing and delivering NUS' internal and external communications strategy, taking full advantage of available tools to effectively communicate with a wide variety of audiences
  • Providing a strategic framework for the effective management and delivering of the annual operating plans for the Communications and Campaigns teams
  • Ensuring a proactive approach to communications across the wider organisation, with a particular emphasis on digital media
  • Occasional travel requirements throughout the UK and Europe.

This position sits within NUS' Executive Team, and thus requires a seasoned communications professional with extensive experience of delivering communications and/or campaigns strategies at a senior level. You will also have significant experience of representing an organisation to wide range of audiences and a diplomatic approach to communications.

This is an excellent opportunity for an impact-focused and decisive communications professional to make a tangible difference to lives of students from a wide variety of ethnic, cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds. BAME applicants are particularly encouraged to apply.


Closing Date: 25 July 2018

Interview/Start Dates

NUS are looking for potential candidates to start as soon as possible and I will, therefore, be submitting applications on a rolling basis. 

Application Details

If you have these skills, then please send your most recent CV to harry.marven@harrishill.co.uk. Please note that only suitable candidates will be contacted. 

Website: http://www.harrishill.co.uk/

Additional Notes