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Head of Public Relations and Internal Communications - QMUL18754

Department: Marketing & Communications
Salary: £54,853 - £57,984 per annum inclusive of London Allowance (Grade 7)
Reference: QMUL18754
Location: Mile End
Date posted: 28-May-2019
Closing date: 30-Jun-2019

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Picture a job that blends public service with a commercial mindset, where you work with the brightest minds to create a future we can all be proud of.

Queen Mary University of London is a leading global university with a difference. We are one of the UK’s top research universities, committed to improving social justice and achieving the previously unthinkable. The Marketing and Communications Directorate is responsible for raising the awareness and reputation of Queen Mary among its target audiences, and for increasing the quality and quantity of Queen Mary applicants.

We are recruiting to the role of Head of Public Relations and Internal Communications, which is responsible for the strategic leadership of Queen Mary’s public relations, social media and internal communications (to both staff and students). The role also has a dotted line management responsibility for the Faculty Communications Managers. This role is part of the Communications leadership team.

The role is a permanent full time appointment based at our Mile End campus.  Starting salary will be £54,853 - £57,984 per annum inclusive of London Allowance.  Benefits include 30 days annual leave, pension scheme and interest-free season ticket loan.

If you are passionate about impactful marketing and communications, and impatient to make a difference, we look forward to receiving your application.

If you would like to discuss the role, please contact Dr Kristian Hibberd, Assistant Director of Communications (, 07815 902560).

Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.

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The closing date for applications is 30th June 2019. Interviews will be held shortly thereafter.

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