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Director, Global Safety and Policy Communications

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    IT / Software / Tech

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  • Salary:

    £150000 - £175000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus

  • Contact:

    Kevin Afolabi

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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SALARY £150,000-£175,000 + BONUS+ BENEFITS


Our client is one of the World's leading social media technology platforms, who are rapidly growing and now seeking a strong Director of Safety & Policy Communications to join their Global Communications team based here in the UK.

They are seeking a senior safety and policy communications leader to join a fast paced global communications team. You'll help tell the story of how the organisation prioritizes a welcoming and positive experience for the hundreds of millions of people who use the app, and a commitment to their broader societal role and responsibility.

They're looking for someone with a passion for tech policy and user well-being. This person should be able to investigate, understand, and distill complex safety, regulatory, and tech policy issues, and respond to a range of situations with empathy and a people-first mindset. The ideal candidate has excellent media, analytical, and leadership skills and can collaborate with ease across teams around the globe.


  • Lead global strategy and execution for their safety and policy communications, including their work around safety, privacy, integrity, inclusion, and platform integrity
  • Develop proactive approaches, across internal and external channels, that bring transparency and accountability to the ways the organisation supports a safe and welcoming app experience
  • Oversee reactive communications for safety and policy issues

Engage regularly with the media and other stakeholders, serving as a spokesperson as needed


  • BA/BS degree or equivalent experience required
  • 15+ years of communications/public affairs experience
  • Excellent strategic, analytical, and verbal communication skills
  • Works well under pressure and is motivated in a fast paced environment
  • Deep understanding of and passion for tech policy, as well as tech and business press ties
  • Demonstrated ability to lead a global team
  • Ability to take initiative; motivated and self-starting

Please send your CV to Kevin Afolabi via the link provide

The SR Group (UK) Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.