Communications and Stakeholder Relations Director

Magnox Ltd


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  • Job type


  • Sector

    Central Government

  • Salary/Remuneration


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  • Expiry date

    22 October 2018

  • Client

    Magnox Ltd

Ref: GSe45906

We are helping to change Britain’s nuclear legacy into an environmental one. As one of the largest reactor decommissioning programmes in Europe, we are seeking to build a special team of world-leading professionals. A team that can help accomplish our mission safely, securely and cost-effectively. It’s a unique opportunity for talented individuals who want to help the country turn a corner.

The Communications and Stakeholder Relations Director will lead on the development and delivery of the communications strategy across the Magnox business, and will work closely with the NDA team to manage all external communications. They will also take the lead on stakeholder relations across a large and diverse range of stakeholder groups associated with each Magnox site, working with local communities to ensure that they are engaged with site plans and that their views are considered by the Magnox leadership team, as well as managing a budget to support local communities. They will sit as a key member of the Executive team, so will also contribute to strategic decision-making to support the delivery of the decommissioning programme.

You will be an experienced communications leader, with a proven track record of devising both internal and external communications strategies for varied audiences. You will be able to engage with community stakeholders ensuring that their voices are listened to  and are used to shape future communications, and will bring the level of diplomacy and political ‘nous’ required to engage with senior political figures at a local and national level. You will also be able to demonstrate an ability to think strategically beyond the communications function, contributing to broader business strategy and direction.

For further information and to apply please speak to our advising consultant at GatenbySanderson - Henrietta High on 07734751969.

Closing Date17.00pm - Monday 22nd October 2018
Preliminary interviews with GatenbySanderson w/c 29th October & w/c 5th November 2018
Shortlist Meeting Thursday 15th November 2018
Assessmentsw/c 19th & w/c 26th November 2018
Final Panel Interviews DateWednesday 5th December 2018

To apply for this role, please submit an up to date copy of your CV, along with a Supporting Statement that addresses the criteria set out in the person specification, using examples to demonstrate how you meet the essential requirements. Please provide your home, work, mobile and email contact details and let us know of any dates when you are not available or where you may have difficulty with the indicative timetable. You should also provide the names, positions, organisations and contact details for two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer. If you do not wish us to approach your referees without your prior permission, please state this clearly.

Once you have submitted your application, you will receive an automated email to confirm that you have applied. If you do not receive this email, please make contact with GatenbySanderson.