Communications & Engagement Manager

Posted 19 March 2024
Salary £50,000 - £75,000 (Depending on transferrable skills & relevance of experience)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameCory Rogers

Job description

Job title: Communications & Engagement Manager

Location: London Area, United Kingdom (On-site)

​The Green Recruitment Company have been exclusively engaged by a UK leading developer, owner, and operator of Renewable Energy Assets in the UK – to support their continued growth across the UK.

In addition to the existing portfolio, the business has an affluent project pipeline to develop & construct ≤15 further assets. Each project is valued at circa £25m. The Business comprises a high pedigree of renewable energy professionals, however, in keeping with their ambitions seek an astute & experienced Communications & Engagement specialist to join the business.

Role Responsibilities

  • Community engagement lead in support of project planning & development of renewable energy pipeline. Particular focus on opposition resolution if/as required.

  • Act as the main press contact and media liaison for the company, responding to press inquiries promptly as spokesperson, and setting up interviews with relevant decision-makers in the business.

  • Take ownership & create engaging press releases, articles, newsletters, and marketing materials on related developments, projects & partnerships.

  • Lead on the development & implementation of the Company's multi-media communications strategy.

  • Plan and manage design for internal/external marketing materials.

  • Develop & design communication strategies for stakeholders, NGOs, Local Governments, Landowners, and policymakers & build customer recognition.

  • Work collaboratively to instigate new ideas & strategies, to remain current & forward-thinking.

  • Build relationships at all levels with Stakeholders.


  • Degree educated – strong preference towards Communications, Journalism, and Public Relations.

  • Demonstrated experience leading community engagement linked to infrastructure development projects (Highly preferred)

  • Demonstrated experience working within a similar role, within Renewable Energy, Bioenergy, Energy from Waste, Anaerobic Digestion, Sustainability, Circular Economy Waste Management, Largescale Processing, Manufacturing or Renewable Energy Infra (A Must).

  • Verbal/written communication skills; Outstanding

  • Exp. creating targeted content

  • Comfortable with public speaking.

  • Previous experience working in events (desirable)

Please Note: This is an urgent, priority hire for this business - the interview process will be slick & fast-moving!