The London Borough of Camden is to create an in-house external
affairs division in an attempt to better communicate with
Businesses, government officials and ministers and local housing groups
will be among those targeted by the team, which will include an external
affairs manager and officer.
Also working with the yet-to-be-appointed team will be the newly created
post of Kings Cross PR manager.
This role has been created to handle PR for the multi-billion pound
housing and retail development in the area.
External affairs was previously handled by freelance consultant Alan
The external affairs team will report to Deirdre Colledge, assistant CEO
Camden is also on the hunt for an internal comms manager following the
departure of Emma Anderson, who is to become head of comms at the London
Borough of Richmond in March.