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  • Based in Leeds
  • Full time, Fixed Term Contract 12 Months

MPS is the world’s leading protection organisation for doctors, dentists and healthcare professionals. We protect and support the professional interests of more than 300,000 members around the world. Membership provides access to expert advice and support together with the right to request indemnity for any complaints or claims arising from professional practice.
Our in-house experts assist with the wide range of legal and ethical problems that arise from professional practice. This can include clinical negligence claims, complaints, medical and dental council inquiries, legal and ethical dilemmas, disciplinary procedures, inquests and fatal accident inquiries.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Head of International Communications to join us on a 12 month fixed-term contract, based in our Leeds office.

The purpose of this role is to lead the international communications and engagement strategy with international members and stakeholders. The post-holder will devise, direct and oversee member and stakeholder engagement plans in support of our international strategy and corporate plans.

The post-holder will work as an integral part of the wider Communications team and the MPS International team, reporting to the Director of Communications and Policy. There will also be direct line management responsibility for 4 members of staff.

The Head of International Communications will form part of the dedicated resource to support MPS International, ensuring the member experience across marketing, all member collateral, events and communications is executed and managed consistently.

The international aspect of this role requires previous experience of planning and implementing marketing and communications strategy across international markets.

Additionally, you will be outstanding in all aspects of communication across multiple mediums and an exceptional people leader that can work cross-functionally in a multi-stakeholder environment with the confidence to challenge and drive ideas forward.

Ideally, you will be educated to degree standard or shall have a relevant professional qualification, coupled with the experience listed above.

In return, we offer a great working environment in conveniently located offices in the City Centre. We offer an exceptional benefits package, including a 12% pension scheme, 30 days paid holiday (in addition to public holidays), private medical insurance and a health care cash plan, car allowance, childcare vouchers and an annual bonus scheme.

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The closing date for this role is 24 July.

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