Lead Communications and Policy Executive

  • Job Reference: CPL-MR-L
  • Date Posted: 15 November 2022
  • Recruiter: Excel Recruitment
  • Location: Central London
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Marketing & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Marcus Ratcliff
  • Email: marcus@xlrecruit.com

Job Description

A prestigious statutory body is recruiting a Lead Communications and Policy Executive to develop and deliver their communications activities, tailoring communications with internal and external audiences across a range of media for maximum promotional impact.

Key Responsibilities of the Lead Communications and Policy Executive:

  • Produce the organisation’s newsletter, writing content, commissioning additional articles, and monitoring the impact it has based on monthly metrics.
  • Update and develop public-facing guidance, policies, and information in consultation with colleagues, posting via the organisation’s bespoke portal.
  • Work to ensure consistency of messaging and support the optimal use of the organisation’s website, social media, and other platforms.
  • Oversee the implementation and communications of the institution’s Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion activity.
  • Promote the work that the organisation undertakes with a particular focus on policy-makers and decision-makers within key institutions and strategic partners.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • Educated to degree level within a communications-related subject, or with equivalent professional experience.
  • At least 2 years’ experience within communications and policy roles, including making policy recommendations and writing clear reports/web pages etc.
  • Extensive experience of using CMS and social media platforms
  • Confident communicator with strong interpersonal skills, able to work in a small organisation with a variety of external partners.

Salary and Benefits:

  • £43,000 per annum.
  • Full-time, permanent role.
  • Based in central London, with remote working provision.
  • Excellent benefits, generous pension scheme.


For more information and to apply for this vacancy please email your CV to the contact details below.

A consultant will contact you within 5 days if you are successful with your application.