Head of Communications and Marketing

Do you believe that being active can change people’s lives?

Do you want to work on projects that will shape the future of London for the better?

Could you help us make London the most physically active city in the world?

We are looking for a a talented, experienced marketing and communications professional to join the dynamic Commercial, Marketing and Communications team at London Sport.

This is a varied and exciting role which will:

  • Drive the reputation, credibility and profile of London Sport, its work and impact among stakeholder groups and key relevant decision-makers across London.
  • Inspire and lead a team of communications, marketing and events specialists to develop and implement multi-channel communications plans and events to support the implementation of our LDN Moving strategy.

London Sport champions equality and is an inclusive organisation that strives to reflect London’s diversity in our appointments. We particularly welcome applications from:

  • People from ethnically diverse communities
  • Deaf and disabled people
  • Women
  • Members of the LGBTQ+ community
  • People with lived experience of London’s many and varied communities

About You:

  • You have significant knowledge and understanding of the role a Head of Communications and/or Marketing play in a relevant organisation or Sector
  • You have excellent practical knowledge of how to successfully plan and deliver marketing and communications campaigns across all relevant channels
  • You have an excellent understanding of how to influence stakeholders, and the ability to develop relationships with a range of policymakers and stakeholders
  • You have excellent communication skills especially in writing clear, concise and persuasive copy for a range of audiences and a range of formats.
  • You have excellent knowledge of both B2B & B2C marketing and have strong project management skills with practical experience of managing multi agency projects
  • You are creative and excellent at generating effective new ideas
  • You have good interpersonal skills and are able to work well in multidisciplinary teams and build strong working relationships with colleagues, partners, stakeholders and the media.
  • A comprehensive knowledge of line management and leading a team.
  • You have a lived experience of day to day life in London.

For further details on this role, please download the recruitment pack below. We strongly recommend reading through the recruitment pack before applying.

Download the Recruitment Pack

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If you have any questions regarding the application process, please email hr@londonsport.org