Marketing and Communications Executive

  • Job Reference: 1231760739-2
  • Date Posted: 6 February 2024
  • Recruiter: LHC Group
  • Location: Uxbridge, South East
  • Salary: £39,951 to £49,083
  • Sector: Digital, HR, Marketing, Media, Public Relations, Social Media
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Are you ready to take your marketing career to new heights? We're on the lookout for a talented and dedicated Marketing and Communications Executive to join our team. In this role, you'll be instrumental in shaping our brand image and ensuring that our messaging resonates across all channels. If you're ready to join a team that's committed to improving lives and places through quality procurement solutions, let's connect and discuss how you can be part of our dynamic team.

Here's what success in this role looks like:

What you will be doing

  • Ensure consistent branding across all internal, regional, and external communications.
  • Lead marketing, media, and PR activities, delivering appropriate messaging consistently.
  • Manage the group's communications calendar and reporting.
  • Distribute coverage reports to regional business unit marketing teams.
  • Create quarterly content, collaborating with third-party agencies for SEO optimization.
  • Handle group social media accounts and coordinate activities with regional teams.
  • Produce editorial content for industry insights, thought leadership, and issue-based material.
  • Collaborate closely with the Technical and Procurement team for high-quality promotional documentation.
  • Monitor and review all PR and communications activities, including PR and Social Media campaigns.
  • Work with the HR department on executing "Employer Branding" campaigns and activities related to group values, employee profiles, and key calendar dates like mental health, diversity, and inclusion.

What you need

  • Proven experience in marketing, PR, and communications in a fast-paced setting for at least 3 years.
  • Proficiency in both internal and external corporate communication.
  • Strong copywriting abilities.
  • Deep understanding of using professional social media for effective PR.
  • Successful project leadership, agency management, and collaboration with internal and external partners.
  • Highly positive and hands-on communicator with resilience to excel under tight deadlines.
  • Exceptional written, visual, and verbal communication skills, including precise proofreading.
  • Marketing, PR, Communication, or Media Diploma or degree with progress towards MCIM and Digital Marketing qualifications. (Desirable)
  • Deadline-driven and detail-oriented with excellent communication skills.
  • Collaborative team player and proficient project manager, ensuring on-time and within-budget delivery.
  • A genuine brand ambassador with a positive, open, honest, and approachable attitude.

What you get

  • Basic salary Grade POA/POB salary range of 39,951 - 49,083 pa (dependant on skills and experience)
  • A non-contractual and discretionary annual bonus scheme is in place based on the achievement of personal and company targets.
  • Local Government Pension Scheme (Defined Benefit).
  • 29 days holiday plus bank holidays.
  • Personal training and development plan.
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • Employee Discounts.

Don't miss out on this chance. Apply today, and let's embark on this exciting journey together!

Please note that we reserve the right to close this job posting before the application deadline if a suitable candidate is identified. Therefore, we encourage interested applicants to apply as soon as possible.

LHC is not just a company; we are pioneers in procurement solutions. With a rich history and a commitment to innovation, sustainability, and efficiency, we've established ourselves as a trusted partner in the procurement landscape. Our passion for excellence drives us to provide bespoke procurement services that cater to the diverse needs of our clients.

Location: Hybrid working- Uxbridge
Contract Type: Permanent, Full time
Salary: 39,951 - 49,083 per annum
Hours: 36
Benefits: Competitive

Closing date 06-03-2024

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