Communications Officer

Our client has a vacancy for a Communications Officer. This is a fixed term contract till August 2018. The key purpose of the role is to support the delivery of a range of communications activities to raise the awareness and understanding of services as well as the client companies that they support.

Role

  • Working alongside the Communications Manager to plan and deliver the communications schedule of activity for allocated business areas ensuring alignment to corporate priorities

  • Developing and maintaining the corporate identity - acting as brand custodian for allocated business areas and providing assistance where required

  • Under referral to the Communications Manager, acting as writer and editor, overseeing individuals and committees responsible for delivering content to internal and external stakeholders via publications and websites

  • Contributing to planning and providing tactical support for key activities in the annual schedule including media liaison, website content management, production of publications and marketing materials for conference and events

    This is an ideal role for an individual who is passionate about communications and raising awareness of MIB’s services. The successful candidate will ideally already meet level 5 of the Qualification Credit Framework (QCF) which is equivalent to CIPR Level 5.

    Requirements

  • A relevant PR related qualification

  • Passion for and up-to-date knowledge about the use of social media and related monitoring / online tools (Radian6, Google Analytics and Brandwatch)

  • A desire to tell compelling stories and to produce multi-channel content that engages with the target audience

  • Experience in publishing content for online platforms (e.g. Umbraco)

  • Comprehensive understanding of best practice within communications and marketing i.e. PR, social media, corporate affairs, internal communications, stakeholder engagement and campaign

Due to the large number of responses we receive it is not always possible to respond to every application. We will only contact those candidates short-listed for this role. If you have not heard from us within 7 days please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. If you wish to apply for further roles please do so. We will retain your details on file and contact you should a suitable vacancy become available.

Reference: 34085873

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