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Reference: 66829

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

Job Title: Head of Communications

Working For: National Union of Students

Location: London

Salary: £46,120 - £51,190

Job Details

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

Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Developing and delivering campaigns and communications strategies to both maintain and increase NUS' influence
  • Implementing a proactive PR plan to effectively communicate NUS' brand with key external stakeholders
  • Building and maintaining an effective communications network with member students' union staff and officers across the UK to ensure internal engagement and integration
  • Developing and delivering a modern and innovative approach to digital to engage a wide range of audiences
  • Occasional travel requirements throughout the UK and Europe

This position requires a tenacious and motivated senior communications professional with significant experience of reactive/crisis communications, communicating brand messaging to a wide range of audiences and building effective relationships with key internal and external stakeholders. Moreover, you will have experience of leading strategy development and implementing activities and/or campaigns based on this approach.

This is an exciting opportunity for a tactful and resilient communications professional to make a tangible difference to the 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 is looking to see applications as soon as possible, and I will, therefore, be sending 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