Communications Coordinator

Communications Coordinator

Job Title: Communications Coordinator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Corby, Northamptonshire
Salary: Up to £21,000
REF: 897674
Contact Name: Ben Young
Job Published: 16 days ago

Job Description

Looking for the chance to further develop your career in communications? We're currently on the lookout for an enterprising and conscientious Communications Coordinator on behalf of a well-established and internationally recognised health and lifestyle brand.

Applicants must have significant prior experience in a communications environment, as well as demonstrating a flair for producing well-written, engaging and grammatically accurate copy.

This is an exciting business to be part of; as well as offering an industry-leading range of products and services, the company have recently won a prestigious award for their dedication to empowering employees. They are also proudly ecologically minded and, through a number of innovative initiatives, have now achieved zero-landfill status.

Don't miss the opportunity to join this forward-thinking organisation and play a key part in creatively delivering positive, supportive and often life-changing content and communications!

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Acting as the link between the Marcomms and Sales teams, to ensure that effective sales messages are delivered which support Company strategy.
  • Interpreting briefs and producing clear and concise copy.
  • Planning, writing, editing, proofing and posting captivating and compelling content which serves a wide variety of brand initiatives.
  • Project Managing the creation and production of a monthly internal magazine and ad-hoc videos.
  • Developing printed marketing materials, as agreed with the Communications Manager and within budget.
  • Adapting copy to be brand-appropriate for all media (including magazines, social media, newsletters, blogs, letters and adverts).
  • Partnering with designers to match copy and visual brand elements, in order to bring concepts to life.
  • Creating surveys with stakeholders, to ensure that we have a good understanding of their needs.
  • Understanding the evolving needs and motivations of the company audiences.
  • Engaging in conceptual thinking and writing.
  • Supporting the Communications Manager by developing written communications for internal and external stakeholders, as well as developing guidance for Company tone and copy style.
  • Providing support with the writing of Award entries.

Skills and experience required:

We're looking for a standout candidate who:

  • is equipped with at least two years in a communications and copywriting role
  • has experience of editing and proof reading
  • produces clear, concise, well-written and grammatically accurate written work
  • possesses strong interpersonal skills, with an approachable and helpful manner
  • thrives in a fast-paced, creative environment, with the ability to move comfortably and quickly between multiple projects in order to meet tight deadlines.
  • demonstrates excellent attention to detail and an understanding that every word matters.
  • enjoys working collaboratively in a team, but is also self-motivated when working independently.
  • manages their time and workload effectively
  • holds a full driving licence and the use of a car (necessary for the requirements of the role).

Hours of work:

  • Monday to Friday 09:00am to 5:00pm

Salary and benefits:

  • £21,000
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Excellent company-funded training and development opportunities
  • Discretionary Profit Share Scheme
  • Company pension