Head of Marketing and Communications
Salary Range: £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Full Time: 40 hours per week
Based at Albert Road, Bristol, BS2 0XS
Bristol Waste Company is responsible for the delivery of Waste Collections, Recycling, Street Cleansing Services, and Household Waste and Recycling Centres for the people of Bristol, plus a growing Commercial Waste business. We are also responsible for all waste treatment and disposal. We are seeking to recruit a Head of Marketing and Communications to join our team based at Albert Road Depot.
We are an enthusiastic, forward-thinking company with an ambitious vision for Bristol. A key part of this is the clear need to influence behavioural change in the city with regard to waste, recycling and litter, and to involve and empower citizens, community groups and businesses, so that, together, we can make Bristol a cleaner and greener place that wastes nothing.
We are seeking a high-quality professional who shares our vision and values and can play a major part in ensuring that we can achieve our strategic objectives, and those of our shareholder, Bristol City Council. The Head of Marketing and Communications will be responsible for directing and managing all of the company’s marketing, communications, engagement & customer care activities, supported by a dedicated team. Our website and social media presence are continuously being developed and on-going strategy and use of these platforms will form part of the remit for this post.
The post would suit applicants who have significant experience in this field and are now looking to further their career with a progressive company.
In exchange, we offer: a salary range between £50,000 to £55,000 per annum, 25 days holiday entitlement; occupational sickness entitlement; access to a defined contribution pension scheme; employee assistance programme; comprehensive training and life assurance of 2 times salary.
The successful candidate must have the ability to design and deliver successful engagement strategies and to influence a wide variety of stakeholders and developed networking skills; ability to communicate effectively in a variety of situations, including PR and Social Media, and to present complex information in concise reports and presentations; ability to ensure that customer service strategy and principles are promoted throughout the company.
TO APPLY for the Head of Marketing and Communications, you will be forwarded to the company website, where you will be asked to complete an application form that clearly demonstrates how you meet the criteria within the job description. The closing date to apply is 18 February 2018.
Bristol Waste Company is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff. Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage or civil partnership status.
- Communication Skills
- Marketing Communications