Clarion Housing Group, Head of Communications

Up to £65k plus £5k car allowance
06 Jan 2017
23 Jan 2017
Job Type
Full Time

Looking to make a difference in 2017 with a new and exciting challenge?

We have a great opportunity for an experienced PR professional to make their mark in a brand new position for a newly merged housing group.

You will be leading on the PR and internal communications for the Commercial and Charitable services directorate.

This diverse portfolio includes what will be one of the UK’s largest anti-poverty charities, a leading telecare and care and support provider, a new private rent organisation, property management, repairs providers and an innovative home swapping service.

Our vision is to create a dynamic and ambitious team that generates a commercial profit to support our social purpose to build more homes and invest in our communities. We value diversity and sustainability and balance risk with innovation and opportunity to grow our business.

You will be part of a committed team whose priorities include helping 15,000 young people get a better start in life, supporting 4,000 people into work every year; providing telecare services to over 100,000 people, launching new tele products and developing new brands and propositions across the portfolio. To name a few!

The successful candidate will have a proven ability to develop and implement PR strategies which build brands and influence, as well as aligning with marketing to drive sales.

Ideally, you will have experience of engaging internal audiences in corporate vision and achievements. A flexible self-starter, you will have the ability to engage and influence at all levels and be passionate about our social purpose.

Confident and resilient, you will have experience at a senior level with a strong commercial background and a track record of delivering successful results.

Previous experience of working within the social care or health care sector would be an advantage.

For further details on this vacancy, and to apply, please click 'Apply' now.

Closing date: MIDDAY on Monday 23 January 2017.

Interviews will be held week commencing 30 January 2017.

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We prefer to receive your application online. However, if you are unable to do this please write quoting the reference number to: Resourcing Team, Clarion Housing Group, 6 Central Avenue, Norwich, NR7 0HR and we will send you an application pack.

About Clarion Housing Group

Clarion Group formed in 2016, following the merger between two of the country’s largest housing associations, Affinity Sutton and Circle Housing Group. 

With over 125,000 homes we are the country’s largest housing group. 
We attract and connect experience and people across every aspect of housing. 

We plan and build. We attract people, support people and invest in creating platforms for thriving communities.

We are committed to equal opportunities in employment and service delivery.