Corporate Relations Manager

Burberry

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Job title

Corporate Relations Manager, Burberry

Location

London, United Kingdom

Level

Manager

Function

PR, Marketing & Communications

Posted

Contract

Full-time, Salary Unspecified

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Job Description

RESPONSIBILITIES

Purpose/Employer brand·         Work closely with HR and Employee Engagement teams to deliver integrated communications to support Burberry’s employer brand·         Manage the creation of content and storytelling related to Burberry’s Purpose Diversity and Inclusion·         Corporate Relations business partner for teams involved in the delivery of Burberry’s diversity and inclusion agenda·         Be an engine of storytelling on how Burberry is delivering on its diversity and inclusion agenda through integrated, multichannel communications·         Manage all of the external communication elements of the mandatory reporting related to Burberry’s employees, such as the Gender Pay Gap·         Maintain vigilant monitoring of major public policy issues relating to diversity and inclusion. Develop a deep understanding of the issues and how they relate to Burberry’s global business. Broad Corporate Relations support·         Contribute to the overall management and delivery of broader corporate publications such as the Annual Report and burberryplc.com·         Lead on liaison with the Americas communications team on issues and news·         Contribute to and assist with the management of all financial communications: quarterly financial reporting/AGM/strategy announcements·         Ad hoc issues and crisis communications 

The Ideal Candidate

REQUIREMENTS

Relevant sector experience, a proven ability to work well under pressure and create strong relationships, working across teams to deliver best in class communications, complemented by a friendly and flexible approach.Able to develop close media relationships, be a team player, be able to use their initiative and be responsive to contact outside traditional working times.Experience in handling media issues, while displaying an ability to simplify technical language and tell a strong story.   

QUALIFICATION AND SKILLS

Corporate Relations experience either in-house or at an agencyExperience of financial calendar and issues management in the UK and globallyExperience of managing communications/design/digital agenciesPassion for the brand and a detailed understanding of the luxury/fashion industry

About Us

Founded in 1856, Burberry today remains quintessentially British, with outerwear at its core.  Digital luxury positioning and intensive focus on design innovation, quality and heritage icons ensure continued brand purity and relevance globally across genders and generations. Burberry believes that in order to be a great brand it must also be a great company and constantly leverages the energy of its compassionate and creative thinking culture to continually innovate and drive the brand forward. Headquartered in London, Burberry is a design, marketing and retail led business with a global reputation for innovative product design, digital marketing initiatives and dynamic retail strategies.