Ceri Teggin is a project manager with DHR Communications, working in areas such as communications audits, messaging and strategy development. She has nearly ten years’ experience in communications, including public relations, public affairs and print journalism.
Ceri has specialist knowledge within the not-for-profit and public sectors, including expertise in the areas of health, education and homelessness, working with various organisations in the public and not-for-profit sectors including the Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA), Skillnets, the Irish Heart Foundation and the Dublin Simon Community.
Furthermore, she has extensive experience in managing stakeholder communication projects, public consultations, organising conferences and policy research. She has been responsible for the project management of public consultations for various public bodies, including project planning, contextual research, internal stakeholder engagement, development and implementation of public engagement plan including design of supporting materials, participant survey, digital campaign content and corresponding media strategy.
Ceri is a trained journalist with strong writing and editing skills; experienced in producing high profile reports, including annual reports, media content, and speechwriting. She also has a strong understanding of the public affairs landscape, with experience preparing Parliamentary Questions (PQs) responses and documents for submission to government.
As a speechwriter, Ceri is trained in the implementation of Plain English Guidelines and highly skilled at taking complex language and terminology and simplifying it for the general public. She is experienced in media relations, with many years’ experience working in busy press office environments, liaising with the media on a daily basis. She is highly experienced at monitoring media coverage and composing comprehensive reports on the same, specifically in the context of risk and reputation management.
With a certificate in digital marketing from the Marketing Institute of Ireland, Ceri’s experience in this area includes the development of digital media strategies, managing social media accounts and websites, content planning, online marketing and the development of digital newsletters. She also holds a BA in Journalism from DIT, and an IMPA Certified Diploma in Project Management.