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Executive Communication Lead required to work in the office of the Vice President of Advertising & Online for a Global Media Owner. As Executive Communication Lead you will be responsible for owning and driving the overall external (and internal) communication strategy with the objective of promoting my client’s advertising strategy, messaging and achievements external to the client.
As the A&O Executive Communications Lead, your responsibilities will include defining and implementing a communications framework and yearly cadence of external communications from the VP to external audiences. You will provide leadership and guidance to identify industry speaking opportunities and help define what media vehicles and outlets are most appropriate to ensure successful execution and landing of my client’s adverting message externally. You will work with the local teams (Trade Marketing, PR) to provide thought leadership on how to identify and leverage executive opportunities to further build and support company advertising story externally through industry events, the media and client engagements.
The successful candidate will be working with the trade marketing teams to understand which events the VP of Advertising and Online team should be involved in and help to create powerpoint presentations / discussions. These will need to be customised, localised and personalised to ensure that they fit the market and are full of detail for the VP. The candidate must essentially ensure that they create a script of line to line detail. They will have to be hands on and be happy to get involved with events as it’s a small team.
Key skills include:
- Media business background
- Experience of working in advertising – have a passion for it and understand trends / up to speed with the advertising industry
- Public relations skills
- Media relations skills
This is a key role within the Advertising and Online remit so someone with a background within a large agency would be ideal.
This is initially a 6 month FTC will very strong likelihood to roll on.
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