The role will cover a broad range of corporate affairs work, with the emphasis on reactive and proactive media relations, public affairs and internal communications. Healthcare is an interesting sector, and Circle is an unusual organisation with a high profile. Keeping their patients, staff, investors and external audiences informed is an essential task, and this role offers a chance to make a tangible difference to the organisation.
- Dealing with media calls, requests and journalists as well as proactively engaging with journalists.
- Devising and implementing an internal communications strategy for all hospitals.
- Keeping up to date with political activities related to healthcare.
- Spending 1 day/week in the Circle sites and sourcing interesting stories to publicise about internal staff – acting as an internal journalist.