Senior Internal Communications Manager Ref 8348

School/department: Communications Marketing and Advancement
Hours: Full time up to a maximum of 1 FTE / 37.5 hours
Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: Permanent
Reference: 8348
Salary: Starting at £42,149 to £50,296 per annum, pro rata if part time
Placed on: 24 May 2022
Closing date:  23 June 2022  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected Interview date: To be confirmed
Expected start date: To be confirmed

Job description

This is an exciting time to join the University of Sussex and play a key part in leading staff communications to drive staff engagement with the University’s strategic ambitions. You will find new and innovative ways to engage with our diverse audience groups.

You will support senior leaders to communicate with clarity and purpose, ensuring that staff feel engaged and understand the institutional priorities.

Driven by a continuous improvement mindset, you will work collaboratively with colleagues to deliver impactful and insight-driven communications in an authentic and compelling way.

Please contact Charlotte Littlejones at for informal enquiries.

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

You can find out more about our values and our EDI Strategy,  Inclusive Sussex, on our webpages.

Download job description and person specification Ref 8348 [PDF 101.19KB]

The University requires that work undertaken for the University is performed from the UK. 

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How to apply

Download our professional services application form - Dec 2020 [DOC 203.00KB] and Personal Details and Equal Opportunities Form [DOC 119.50KB] and fill in all sections.

You must email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email in PDF format (we are unable to accept applications as or .pages) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

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