Communications Assistant

Job Title: Communications Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Alcester, Warwickshire
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BSMCN44373_1571060848
Contact Name: Claire Needham
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 14, 2019 14:47

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an individual to join a global membership organisation based in South Warwickshire. You will join a small Head Office in Alcester as a Communications Assistant reporting into a Communications Officer. You will assist in the production of regular communication both on and offline, working closely with internal and external agencies.

Key responsibilities:

  • Assist with creating and updating social media content across multiple platforms such as LinkedIn, Twitter, FaceBook, YouTube
  • Create and update web content using WordPress
  • Assist in the production of regular email newsletter communications using Mailchimp and in the content and proofing of the organisations magazine
  • Work with the wider team to deliver creative campaigns against the businesses Marketing and communications objectives
  • Work on proactive and reactive media relations

Candidates for this Communications Assistant role must have a good knowledge of English and grammar as the successful candidate will be writing high quality communications on a daily basis. A strong knowledge of all new media applications is required as is being able to build effective relationships with a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders. You must also have strong organisational skills be customer service focused and have excellent IT skills.

This Communications Assistant role will suit a recent Marketing/PR/Journalism graduate or someone who holds a professional qualification in communications eg. CIM, CIPR or similar. This would also suit an agency candidate looked to move in-house - a really great opportunity to kickstart your Marketing & Communications career. Ideally 6 - 12 months experience is required and this can be in the form of an internship or work placement.

Candidates could have previously held a PR Account Executive role, Marketing Assistant, Marketing Administrator, Communications Assistant, PR assistant role.

This role is commutable from locations such as Worcester, Evesham, Cheltenham, Studley, Redditch, Bromsgrove, Stratford upon Avon, Warwick, Bidford on Avon, Honeybourne, Mickleton, Chipping Campden, Wootton Wawen, Henley in Arden

BSMCN44373 Communications Assistant, salary up to £22k