The average salary for a Director of Communications is £66,220.
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Job Description for Director of Communications
Communications directors are responsible for the communicating a positive image of a company to the public. They often advise executives on public relations and how to effectively communicate the company’s message. Communications directors can work in any field, including nonprofit organizations and government agencies. Communications directors are the spokespeople for the company. They manage media relations and often are the primary point of contact for journalists. They create press release…Read more
Director of Communications Tasks
- Act as primary spokesperson and liaison for the company with media in all markets.
- Supervise news releases and the implementation of public relations programs.
- Manage press conferences and press coverage at all company events.
- Devise and implement the strategy, messaging and tools needed to build the image of the company.
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Popular Skills for Director of Communications
Media / Public Relations
Skills in Media / Public Relations, Corporate Communications, Strategic Planning and Marketing Communications are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Director of Communications
An early career Director of Communications with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £41,746 based on 12 salaries. A mid-career Director of Communications with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £54,911 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Director of Communications with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £73,790 based on 48 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £71,538.
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