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Business and Communications Manager

Job Title: Business and Communications Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South West London, London
Industry:
Salary: Salary plus Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
REF: LS/Perm/Bus&Comms_1525269926
Contact Name: Leanne Summers
Contact Email: leanne.summers@projectpeople.com
Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

Business and Communications Manager - Permanent - South-West London.

A global conglomerate (telecoms) is currently searching for a Business and Communications Manager to join their team in South-West London on a permanent basis.

Role:

  • The Business and Communications Manager will be responsible for defining all aspects of the engagement and communication with key stakeholders.
  • Ensure high levels of service delivery are maintained through effective planning and management of a defined communication and strategy and plan.
  • Develop and maintain productive relationships with OpCos and other business areas and ensure a comprehensive understanding of their requirements is maintained and acted upon.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Define the stakeholder environment, analyse different stakeholder groups and understand their diverse needs and requirements.
  • Create a strategy targeting the key stakeholder groups and determine their readiness for change.
  • Manage the communications across key stakeholders, adhering to the defined strategy using innovative and different communication
  • Create and implement a governance cadence for the programme and stakeholder groups. Ensure best practice is adhered to during meetings (minutes, actions and next steps are recorded and distributed).
  • Be the central point of contact and quality gate for all communication and governance activity.

Essential Skills and Experience Required:

  • Understanding of the challenges and required time schedules of an OpCo;
  • Either interconnect and roaming / carrier services or mobile telecoms:
  • Experience working in an international environment or dealing with a variety of cultures in a business environment;
  • Proven work experience in business and or communication manager capacity;
  • Demonstrable ability to communicate, present and influence key stakeholders at all levels of an organisation;
  • Self-starter with the ability to drive outcomes and make an impact quickly.
  • Proven ability to manage multiple tasks at a time, while maintaining exceptional attention to detail;
  • Excellent listening, negotiation and presentation abilities;
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Desirable Skills:

  • Understanding the basics of mobile network, interconnect and international roaming;
  • Project management skills;
  • Good command of a second language.

Project People is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.