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Reference: 81964

Date Added: 5 January 2022
Closing Date: 28 January 2022

Job Title: Communications and Public Affairs Executive

Working For: The Institute for Turnaround (IFT)

Location: London

Salary: £28,000 - £32,000 depending on experience

Length of Contract: Permanent

Job Details

  • Working with the CEO on raising the profile of the organisation and turnaround externally
  • Responsible for our communications plan, including creating content and developing communication channels
  • Understanding and analysing trends in key issues of interest to the IFT and members, and articulating appropriate positions and responses, working in collaboration with our partners, members and stakeholders
  • Driving forward our stakeholder approach, including the articulation of policy positions to government, mapping and engaging stakeholders
  • Collaborating with the Professional Development Executive on our events programme and promoting events, including our annual events; the IFT Awards Ceremony and the National Conference
  • Responsibility for social media and web content.

Skills & measures: Application/Interview

  • An ability to build and maintain constructive relationships with internal and external stakeholders is crucial - A/ I
  • The ability to work independently, driving forward campaigns and projects using your own initiative - I
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required, with the ability to adapt style depending on the audience - A/ I
  • Strong analytical skills, with the ability to identify matters of key interest in turnaround - A/ I
  • Ability to plan messages and content across different communication channels - I
  • Knowledge of, or ability to develop knowledge of, important business-related issues across a range of policy areas - I
  • Strong organisational and planning skills, with demonstrable experiences of multitasking and prioritisation - A/ I


  • Experience in an entry level communications, policy or PR role;
  • Experience in using multiple communications channels including digital

Closing Date: 28 January 2022

Interview/Start Dates

Not stated

Application Details

Please email your CV and covering letter to info@the-ift.com

Website: https://www.the-ift.com/

Additional Notes