|Company||University College Cork (UCC)|
|Location||College Road, Cork T12 K8AF|
|Apply by||12 July 2018|
|Position / Title||Head of Media & Public Relations, Office of Marketing & Communications|
|Reporting to||Director of Marketing and Communications, the Head of Media and PR|
|Contract Type||Permanent Whole Time Post|
|How To Apply||
Reporting to the Director of Marketing and Communications, the Head of Media and PR will have a track record in maximising the communications impact of a large complex organisation through all media and public relations channels, including social media, and will have demonstrated impactful leadership of a media and public relations team. S/he will have an expertise in securing high profile content and visibility across media and public relations channels and will be adept at deploying the latest communications technologies and products to the advantage of the organisation.
The post-holder will play a critical leadership role in developing and delivering UCC’s communications, public relations and reputation strategy to a global audience through the effective deployment of traditional and digital communication channels.
Please note that Garda vetting and/or an international police clearance check may form part of the selection process.
For an information package including full details of the post, selection criteria and application process see https://ore.ucc.ie/. The University, at its discretion, may undertake to make an additional appointment(s) from this competition following the conclusion of the process.
Appointment may be made on Admin I (Grade 7) Salary Scale: €68,177 - €89,009 (Scale B) / €65,872 - €84,683 (Scale A)
In all instances the successful appointment will be at the first point of the scale.
Candidates should apply, in confidence, before 12 noon (Irish Local Time) on Thursday, 12th July 2018.
No late applications will be accepted.
Please note that an appointment to posts advertised will be dependent on University approval, together with the terms of the employment control framework for the higher education sector