Head of Communications and Engagement (12-month contract)
FoL is looking for an ambitious and adaptable comms professional to drive engagement and expansion of the broad FoL network of members, partners and wider followers. You will be responsible for leading FoL’s comms and marketing, and co-producing FoL’s largest event of the year – the #Alumni500 celebration.
As one of FoL’s ‘senior connectors’ you will manage FoL’s key forums such as the Alumni Network and Speaker Diversity Network liaising regularly with members and partners to increase participation. You’ll support business development by assessing potential bids and coordinating and contributing to responses. You’ll lead or support commissioned research projects with colleagues and/or associates to build the sustainability and reach of the business.
You’ll love this job if you
- are motivated by the opportunity to help grow the profile of an organisation through marketing and comms, business development, research and events
- enjoy variety and working flexibly across different teams and projects
- are proactive and self-sufficient; have a high attention to detail and take pride in your work and helping others
- want to build your profile and connections across the built environment sector
- feel passionate about diversity and inclusion.
Salary: £45-55k (depending on experience)
Schedule: Five days per week
Contract: 12 months (secondment cover)
Start date: September 2021
Application deadline: Monday 16 August 2021, 10 am
Future of London is committed to pursuing equality of opportunity and we welcome applications from candidates from a diverse range of backgrounds.
To apply, please send your completed application form (available below), a CV and cover letter (including your availability for interview Tuesday 17 to Thursday 19 August) to Nicola, firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.
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