Created on Wednesday, 22 July 2015 14:23
This is an exciting opportunity to join the West of England Academic Health Science Network. This is a new post and you will work with the Directors to develop and maintain a comprehensive internal and external communications service for the WEAHSN and with partner and other external organisations including local and national business and commercial sector partners. You will take the lead for both internal and external communications. Working closely with the Director of Development, Events Manager, and other WEAHSN staff and any appointed external communications, marketing and PR providers the post holder will have responsibility for responding to media enquiries, providing proactive information to the media, managing an internal communications system and managing specific publicity and communication initiatives. You will represent the WEAHSN at the national AHSN communications forum and ensure our profile and reputation is enhanced locally and nationally through a variety of communications methods.
The WEAHSN is one of 15 AHSNs that cover England. Our role is to bring together colleagues from every part of the health and care system to spread innovation, improve health and generate economic growth.
We do so by focusing on the needs of our local populations and by fostering system-wide collaboration with health and social care providers, commissioners, academic partners and industry. Our new Communications Manager needs to be able to demonstrate an ability to work with stakeholders from across this range of sectors.
If you would like to find out more about this opportunity please contact: Natasha Swinscoe, Director of Development on 0117 900 3428
Closing Date: (31.07.15)
Interview Date: (11.08.15)