[Job, London] NICE, Media Rel’ns Exec, £25.3-35.2k, clos 17 June

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NICE: National Institute for Health and Care Excellence
Media Relations Executive
https://www.jobs.nhs.uk/xi/vacancy/55f186fc4086f48741cc36fe851085b7/?vac_ref=914199589

Job Reference: 907-NICE297
Salary: £26,302 to £35,225 pa

Permanent copy of job description: NICE-ATR_JD-MEDIA_RELATIONS_EXEC-EA-623894-26052016

Closing Date: 17/06/2016
Interview Date: 24/06/2016
Contact Name: Margaret Hanson-Omani
Telephone: 020 7045 2178

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) is the independent organisation responsible for providing national guidance and advice on promoting high quality health, public health and social care.

Our role is to improve outcomes for people using the NHS and other public health and social care services. We do this by:

• Producing evidence-based guidance and advice for health, public health and social care practitioners.
• Developing quality standards and performance metrics for those providing and commissioning health, public health and social care services;
• Providing a range of information services for commissioners, practitioners and managers across the spectrum of health and social care.

Please note, if the advertised role is based in London and is on an Agenda for Change Pay Band, it will attract a High Cost Area Supplement. No other roles attract this supplement.

ALL APPLICANTS ARE ELIGIBLE TO APPLY FOR THIS VACANCY, HOWEVER PRIORITY WILL BE GIVEN AT INTERVIEW STAGE TO APPLICANTS FROM THE ‘RESTRICTED’ POOL OF APPLICANTS. THE RESTRICTED POOL OF APPLICANTS CONSIST OF THOSE EMPLOYED WITHIN THE POOL OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH’S EXECUTIVE AGENCY, EXECUTIVE NON DEPARTMENTAL BODIES AND SPECIAL HEALTH AUTHORITIES.


Media Relations Executive (design)
Communications
National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

Media Relations Executive (design) – Band 6 + HCAS
Based in London, permanent full-time position (37.5 hours)
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) is the independent organisation responsible for providing national guidance and advice on promoting high quality health, public health and social care.

Our role is to improve outcomes for people using the NHS and other public health and social care services. We do this by producing evidence-based guidance and advice for health, public health and social care practitioners; developing quality standards and performance metrics for those providing and commissioning health, public health and social care services and providing a range of information services for commissioners, practitioners and managers across the spectrum of health and social care.

The Communications Directorate is made up of a number of teams: media relations; external communications (which includes NICE website, events and exhibitions, public affairs and stakeholder relations); enquiry handling; internal communications; and publishing. Together they use a variety of channels to communicate with a wide range of audiences in the NHS and beyond. They contribute to the core work of producing guidance and other products through their roles in editing, production, distribution and promotion. And they help to protect and enhance the reputation of NICE through daily contact with the public, media, parliamentarians and other key groups.

The Media Relations team is responsible for promoting the work of NICE and protecting the organisation’s reputation. Working closely with other centres and directorates across NICE and with members of advisory committees and guidance development groups, the team provides advice, support and manages issues that are of interest to journalists, communicating clearly on a range of often complex and sensitive issues.

Job summary
The postholder will work cross-functionally and alongside colleagues working within the wider communications team. The Media Relations Executive (design) will play a key role in ensuring the effective delivery of NICE’s communications strategy with a particular focus on communicating the activities of NICE and its guidance to the media using innovative design and branding.


The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence offers a dynamic and friendly working environment where teamwork is highly valued.

* We offer a range of benefits including the NHS pension scheme and childcare voucher scheme
* We provide a thorough induction programme
* Personal development is supported through extensive training and development opportunities
* We promote flexible working to help staff achieve a healthy work life balance
* We value equality and diversity and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community
* We will interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria in line with the NHS Guaranteed Interview Scheme

Please make sure that you read the job description and person specification as your application will be shortlisted against these criteria.

Please provide full contact details for all referees within your application form including email addresses. Referees provided must include your current line manager and cover the last 3 years of your employment history.

We reserve the right to close any vacancies from further submissions when we have received sufficient applications from which to make a shortlist. Please ensure you apply without delay if you wish to be considered for this role.

Please note all contact is made via NHS Jobs in the first instance, please check your account regularly. If you are shortlisted for interview you will be required to provide proof of ID and the right to work in the UK. (Please refer to attached guidance documents for further details). Failure to bring the required proof will mean that we may be unable to proceed with your interview.

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