Public Affairs and Media Relations Manager

South East region
13 Apr 2012
13 May 2012
PR Manager
Job Type
Full Time

 Our client, a leading provider of independent health services in the UK is seeking a forward thinking, experienced Public Affairs and Media Relations Manager to help in building up their public profile from the UK perspective. As part of a global group across Europe, Asia and Australia this role requires a candidate who is not only dynamic but also keen to ensure the reputation of the organisation is effectively communicated. The ideal candidate will have:

  • Previous experience working in the healthcare sector and a solid understanding of health policy issues
  • A firm understanding of the cross-over between political communications and media relations
  • A significant background in Journalism or a PR
  • The ability to develop an effective media strategy and engage in media relations
  • Effective stakeholder management both internally and externally

This in-house role will require the successful candidate to have both campaigns and lobbying experience and be able to utilise these skills to create and establish a positive awareness strategy for the organisation. Having a healthcare background is paramount to the success of this role and the successful candidate will be able to display their skill set to mirror this need. If you think you may be suitable for this role please send a Word formatted CV to