Engagement and Communications Manager

Recruiter
Excipion
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£500.00 - £550.00 p day
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
10 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Engagement & Communications Manager - Birmingham - £550/day (Umbrella)

An opportunity for an experienced Engagement and Communications Manager to join an exciting, fast growing organisation, working on the implementation of a major new ERP system.

This role is to ensure that the business is aware of, understands, accepts and makes the business changes required to use the new business systems, processes and procedures effectively.
This is an Enterprise wide project and all areas of the business will be affected hence the need for a detailed communications and engagement plan to be developed and implemented throughout the project lifecycle.

This role will play a key part in the successful implementation of the new system through proactive management of the business change and communication activities through key stakeholder and end use engagement.
The new ERP solution will focus on Finance, HR and Procurement.

Key Accountabilities:
- Lead the development and delivery of strategic ERP communications programmes
- Develop and deliver creative, effective, consistent and cost-effective communications
- Develop and deliver effective internal communication channels that enable targeted, timely and engaging communications with the user community and key stakeholders
- Measure the effectiveness of communications to improve
- Preparation of project presentation collateral

Required Skills / Experience:
- Ability to influence and manage stakeholder relationships
- Ability to shape & deliver key messages to various audiences aligned to thie individual needs and project objectives
- Experience of working with media teams and other corporate affairs disciplines to deliver unified internal and external communications
- Experience of using new and innovative communication channels
- Experience managing and delivering effective internal communication channels, including using measurement to inform improvements to channels
- Substantial experience in internal enterprise wide communications, including holding dedicated internal communication roles for business change initiatives and technology implementation
- Large scale ERP implementation projects

Rate: £500-£550/day (Umbrella)
Location: Birmingham
Duration: 6 months

Please send your CV to ******************** to apply

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