Senior Internal Communications Executive

Recruiter
Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£32,000 per annum
Posted
29 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Sep 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Internal Communications Executive, £35000, Birmingham, Permanent

Your new company
Your new company is a global organisation and one of the UK's leading company's within their Professional Service field. They are looking for a Senior Internal Communications Executive to join their team.

Your new role
In your new role as Senior Internal Communications Executive you will have the following responsibilities:

- Oversee the day-to-day drafting, scheduling and delivery of internal comms
- Source stories to demonstrate the firm's strategy in action and support key objectives
- Uphold the principles of meaningful and integrated communications, understand key messages and priorities
- Understand the purpose and value of a good internal comms function and be an ambassador of the internal comms 'brand'
- Be sensitive to the needs of different audiences, working across a globally diverse organisation
- Measure the impact of internal communications and make recommendations for improvements
- Support the senior internal communications manager, including on projects and campaigns
- Regularly and proactively liaise with comms and marketing colleagues, ensuring consistency and clarity of messages

What you'll need to succeed
In order to succeed in the role of Senior Internal Communications Executive you will need the following:

Skills and experience:

- Oversee the day-to-day drafting, scheduling and delivery of internal comms
- Source stories to demonstrate the firm's strategy in action and support key objectives
- Uphold the principles of meaningful and integrated communications, understand key messages and priorities
- Understand the purpose and value of a good internal comms function and be an ambassador of the internal comms 'brand'
- Be sensitive to the needs of different audiences, working across a globally diverse organisation
- Measure the impact of internal communications and make recommendations for improvements
- Support the senior internal communications manager, including on projects and campaigns
- Regularly and proactively liaise with comms and marketing colleagues, ensuring consistency and clarity of messages

Key competencies:

You should have a professional approach, understand where you can add value and be able to communicate confidently and effectively at all levels
- You should be an excellent writer and take pride in producing engaging, meaningful copy
- You should have excellent attention to detail and be able to identify risks, challenges and opportunities in any given situation
- You will be happy working in a fast-paced environment and conscientious in fielding requests, managing deadlines and prioritising your own work effectively
- You will need strong interpersonal skills to build relationships at all levels of the organisation. You will be confident at giving advice
- You should be eager to learn, happy to take instruction and will seek opportunities to develop and hone your skills.
- You will need to be robust and solutions-focused, with a positive, can-do attitude

What you'll get in return
In return you will work for a globally recognised company, working with the best within their, in beautiful offices and receiving a salary of up to £35000 + benefits

What you need to do now
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