The Communication and Managers' Association (CMA) is part of the Servicing and General Industries sector of Unite and represents some 9,000 communications professionals, of whom the majority are managers in the Royal Mail Group, Post Office Ltd, Parcelforce, Guernsey Post Limited, Jersey Post Office and the Isle of Man Post Office. Unite CMA is the only union recognised for managers in Royal Mail and represents all grades. A number of Unite CMA members work in joint ventures with Royal Mail or outsourced companies such as Romec, Quadrant, Capita, Atos Origin, CSC, and Xansa.
Unite membership is open to both employed and self-employed people working in the communications sector. In addition Unite represents members in other postal operators and over two million members of Unite are themselves users of postal services in the UK.
Brian Scott, national officer for Unite CMA