Matchtech

Senior Engagement Manager

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Location
Birmingham
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
26 Apr 2017
Closes
24 May 2017
Ref
EMP389448
Contact
Iain Donaldson
Sector
Rail
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
ACCOUNTABILITIES

1 Deliver the engagement plan to ensure stakeholders are aware of: the project; its benefits and local impacts; the support provides to communities affected; and how they can get involved.
2 Develop and manage relationships with local authority engagement officers and key community leaders and representatives to achieve engagement objectives and to develop a strong understanding of the local community.
3 Organise, facilitate and contribute to community group and stakeholder meetings and events, to achieve the engagement plan objectives.
4 Maintain records of engagement; follow up on all actions and correspondence to preserve stakeholder relationships.
5 Support stakeholder relationships, responding to stakeholder correspondence and queries, seeking the appropriate internal expertise to provide responses where necessary.
6 Work with other directorates and functions to ensure coordination of stakeholder engagement
7 and messaging.

1 Prepare briefing materials and represent alongside ministers and senior management
2 to support wider communications and stakeholder objectives.
3 Ensure appropriate processes are followed to promote knowledge and understanding of community views and concerns within the organisation.The individual MUST have previous experience in Public Affairs/relations and have a background in dealing with external Stakeholders. Infrastructure experience would be ideal but not a must.
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