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Communications Manager

We are looking for an intelligent and influential Communications Manager who has the ability and confidence to engage audiences, nurture positive relationships, and uphold the impeccable reputation of our company.

As the guardian of our public and private profile, you will manage the PR function for Microgaming and related brands with passion and professionalism. Your flair for creative storytelling will fuel brainstorming of innovative PR campaigns, which you will execute to great effect with the support of our content, brand and experience specialists.

Monitoring and reporting on news about the business will be a priority, as will building a strong network of media and gaming industry contacts. Your primary mission will be to modernise and enhance our existing PR, particularly with respect to localised targeting and distribution in markets worldwide. Working with key stakeholders, you will also deliver a silo-busting internal communications strategy that aligns with external communications and ignites contemplation and conversation across the business.

In return for your communications expertise, we can offer a generous benefits package and the chance to work on unique campaigns in our ultramodern five-storey headquarters.

Key responsibilities

  • Contribute to the development and implementation of effective communications strategies
  • Manage all PR activities, such as interview requests and media training, with the utmost discretion and professionalism
  • Nurture positive relationships with journalists, thought leaders, and other press, media and gaming industry contacts
  • Create and coordinate content for press releases, articles, blog entries, and internal communications
  • Identify and interpret facts, synthesise ideas, and translate strategy into accurate, meaningful messages
  • Monitor, analyse and report on news about the business and industry, and the performance of external and internal communications

Key requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in communications, public relations, journalism, marketing or a related discipline
  • 3+ years' relevant experience
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively at all levels in writing and speech
  • Comprehensive understanding of communication channels and methodologies
  • Strong commercial acumen and outstanding interpersonal and journalistic skills
  • Passion and facility for driving engagement with external and internal audiences
  • Mastery of foreign languages is desirable but not essential

Please note that the closing date for this position is Friday 06 July 2018.
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