Communications Officer

Location
England,Gloucestershire
Salary
£26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted
30 May 2017
Closes
27 Jun 2017
Ref
13827982/001
Contact
Stephanie Bishop
Job Discipline
Communications
Experience Level
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client is seeking a Communications Officer to be based in Gloucestershire. Reporting to the Head of Communications and working with Group Marketing, Regional Sales and Marketing teams and Regional Management teams to assist in delivering external and internal communications across the Group.


Client Details

My client is an award winning developer who has been providing build and design quality for over 100 years. An FTSE 250 company, they put resources into training and developing their staff to be experts in their industries.


Description

As the Group Communications Officer you will be responsible for:



* Delivering clear, impactful communication to internal and external

* Supporting Group PR and Regional offices to source good news stories as well as implement external and internal communications strategies

* Managing and growing social media presence

* Building and sustaining positive working relationships with media contacts

* Providing cross-platform materials for external media

* Promoting stories into the media

* Arranging media interviews

* Handling media enquiries

* Plan media campaigns

* Building and sustaining positive relationships with internal stakeholders

* Crisis management


Profile

The Communications Officer will have:



* A background in handling media relations

* Ability to prioritise workload

* Flexible working around the business needs

* An understanding of branding and maintaining reputation

* Strong story-telling skills

* Excellent communication and networking skills


Job Offer

* Competitive holiday entitlement

* Group Personal Pension Plan/Life assurance

* Private medical insurance

* Voluntary dental scheme



* Car scheme

* Share schemes

* Employee referral scheme

* House purchase scheme

* Sales referral scheme

* Childcare vouchers