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Executive Leadership Communications Officer

King's College London - Principal's Senior Team - Support - Executive Portfolios

Location: London
Salary: £51,974 to £61,021 per annum, including London Weighting Allowance.
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 21st February 2024
Closes: 12th March 2024
Job Ref: 084905
 

King’s College London is one of the world’s top universities with an ambitious vision, the success of which is in part dependent on its ability to engage effectively with key internal and external stakeholders.  An exciting opportunity has arisen for a new role to support communications and engagement activity for the Vice-Chancellor and Senior Leadership Team.

Working in the Vice-Chancellor’s Office, and reporting into the Executive Director of Communications and External Affairs the Executive Leadership Communications Officer will take a proactive role in identifying and delivering opportunities for engagement for the Vice-Chancellor and the senior leadership team with both internal and external audiences through events, commentary and social media. Working with colleagues across Communications and External Affairs the post holder will ensure King’s executive leaders play a prominent role across our strategic campaigns in support of the University’s objectives and vision.

What you’ll need to succeed

You will have a successful track record of developing and implementing effective and high-quality communications content including but not restricted to speeches, presentations, opinion pieces and articles, briefings and social media posts.

You will be experienced and confident in engaging across all levels of an organisation and will be able to recognise opportunities for senior colleagues to make a meaningful contribution across multiple channels. In addition, you will be able to support and guide colleagues in how to most effectively engage with a variety of audiences. An accomplished storyteller you are able to bring to life the accomplishments, opportunities and challenges the university faces and make them accessible. You are able to manage your own time effectively, are agile and adaptable to changing priorities, and someone who will support others when necessary to support effective delivery. You will be able to demonstrate the impact of your work using data and feedback.

This post will be offered on an indefinite contract 

This is a full-time post

Essential criteria  

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent professional experience. 
  • Experience of building effective relationships with senior leaders and in showing strong influencing skills that lead to positive quantifiable outcomes. 
  • Excellent writing skills with a strong attention to detail and the ability to engage with a variety of different audiences.
  • A proven track record of content creation including in person, written and digital content 
  • Knowledge of communications best practice including accessibility  
  • Ability to translate complex messages into accessible and engaging content.  
  • A collaborative and proactive approach with the ability to build effective links and relationships. 
  • Experience of using evaluation tools to report on and improve activities and to build best practice. 
  • Experience of using multimedia technologies and presentation tools 
  • Interest in and understanding of the Higher Education Sector.  

Desirable criteria

  • Experience of work in a CEO or Top executive Office 
  • Demonstrated expertise in using Social Media to drive engagement
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