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Service Delivery Transformation Communications Manager (001740) in London at Inmarsat

Date Posted: 3/2/2018

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Job Description

Key role responsibilities:

We are seeking a highly skilled and proactive Communications Manager whose role will be to support the SDT Director and lead on implementing activities within the communications strategy and plan across Inmarsat globally. 

This is a new role so you will have the ability to influence and make an impact.  The role will report to the SDT Director.  Key relationships will include senior leaders in the business, the SDT Programme Partner, and the Inmarsat corporate communications and marketing teams. 

In particular, this role will:

  • Manage and implement communications initiatives aligned to the external and internal communications strategy and plan, ensuring they are successfully communicated to employees and stakeholders, and aims of the programme are effectively met. 
  • To act as a point of contact on the management of communications, providing advice and guidance on messaging, the full range of existing internal communications channels and developing new activities as appropriate.
  • Proactively engage with our Internal Communications Champions network and stakeholders across the organisation to deliver agreed deliverables.
  • Ensure communications messages are consistent across all channels and work closely with external communications teams to align internal and external messages.
  • Plan, edit, write and publish content for a variety of internal communications across channels, such as for our intranet, All Staff quarterly meetings, regular ‘wrap-up‘ bulletins and emails, while also managing subject matter experts to provide content.
  • Use a range of channels and integrated programmes to communicate with employees and external stakeholders.
  • Draft messages or scripts from senior executives for presentation to employees and external stakeholders in written or spoken form.
  • Respond to feedback from employees and external stakeholders and adjust communications content accordingly.
  • Ensure all internal and external communications activities are fully evaluated, support the overall communications strategy and reflect the key messages of Inmarsat.

Job Requirements

Key skills and experience:

  • Educated to degree level or higher with at least 5 years relevant communications, engagement and project management experience.
  • Evidence of developing and delivering a communications plan to high standards and to a range of audiences across role levels and geographies, as well as utilising varied channels and measuring impact of initiatives on engagement.
  • Expert written and verbal communication skills, particularly in clearly communicating the vision and key messages of programmes.
  • Delivery focus and project management experience
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with collaborative working style
  • Solid experience of working with external agencies and suppliers
  • Experience in supporting tradeshows and seminars
  • Experience at managing conflicting requests and priorities, as well as setting and delivering to realistic deadlines.
  • Creative thinking and problem-solving, with the ability to translate ideas into actions and outcomes.
  • Proven ability to effectively collaborate, influence and manage a wide range of stakeholders.
  • Experience working with Adobe Creative software - Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator is desirable.