Head of Internal Communications, ITV
12 Month FTC
Closing date: 20 October 2017
ITV is the biggest commercial television network in the UK. Behind every famous face, there are hundreds of others, all doing their bit to make things happen.
We love telly, we’re passionate about content and most importantly we understand our audiences. As a growing international company, we’re commercially minded and have a global focus. We’re all about pushing the boundaries and being innovative.
We have a fantastic opportunity to lead and develop our Internal Communications team and drive the employee communications strategy.
We are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic Head of Internal Communications on a 12 month fixed term basis to lead the team shaping and creating innovative communications strategies that inform, engage and inspire our colleagues in the UK and internationally.
As ITV continues with its strategy to grow and diversify the business, it is essential all our colleagues are kept informed.
You will be developing and implementing the internal communication vision and strategy which supports and brings to life ITV’s wider business objectives, helping to make sure we’re all pulling in the same direction.
You will have an exceptional track record in internal communications at a senior level in a high profile organisation, and will have successfully used those skills and experience on large-scale change programmes. You will have worked closely with senior management,offering best practice guidance and will be able to provide evidence of setting the strategy and leading a team.
You must also have experience of delivering innovative campaigns that really engage the hearts and minds of employees. You will understand the communication needs of your audience and know how best to engage with them across a broad range of communication channels. You’ll excel at project planning , translating jargon into plain English, writing to a very high standard and detailed proofreading.
You will be comfortable in a highly networked organisation – dealing with people at all levels – and will ideally have worked in a fast-paced and dynamic media environment. Reporting to our Director of Communications, you’ll work closely with the wider business as well as the HR teams.
If you are up to the challenge, ITV is a great place to work. If you thrive in an ever-changing environment where no two days are the same and you possess the creativity and innovation that will help us achieve our goals, then we’d love to hear from you.
Closing date: 20 October 2017
ITV is committed to increasing the diversity of its workforce and we strongly encourage applications from candidates from all backgrounds and as a Disability Confident employer we are committed to offer an interview to disabled candidates who meet the minimum criteria for the role.
“ITV, where creativity, diversity and collaboration put us right at the heart of popular culture.”