IT Development Communications Manager

Location
London
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
28 Mar 2017
Closes
25 Apr 2017
Ref
CM/2803/OC
Contact
Andrew O'Connor
Clearance Level
DV
Job Type
Contract

Our client require an DV cleared Communications Manager & Coach to sustainably improve the quality of internal and external communication within the Software Engineering department. The comms manager will be expected to transfer, grow and develop good communication skills and practice at all levels, from junior developers through to leadership. They will provide coaching and a 'Comms conscience' to help establish a culture of good communication at all levels within the department. They will also need to help the department harness the power of modern communication tools, techniques and media. Essential: Proven strong written and oral communication skills in a similar role so we are interested in Managers and / or Analysts who have the transferable skills to make this role a success. A track record of developing communication skill in others. Strong understanding of intranet design and management. High level attention to detail. Recent experience in the public sector in a similar role would be helpful. Experience of working with technical staff is highly desirable. Experience with collaboration tools like Jira and Confluence is highly desirable but Not essential