Communication Specialist (Content)

Job Title: Communication Specialist (Content)
Location: London
Category: Corporate
Type: Permanent Full-time
Salary: Circa £23,000
Reference #: VN1537
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Job Description

Have you read a webpage, and thought of a clearer way to communicate the information? Do you love writing concisely? Can you explain technical subjects in a way that others can understand? Are you excited by thinking about how you would run a marketing campaign? If so, we want to hear from you!

Working on an innovative and collaborative team, the Communications Specialist will have a keen interest in communications, and the skills to support that interest. 

The Communications Department delivers activity across a range of functions including media relations, stakeholder engagement, content, publications and internal communications. The Communications Specialist will help support these different functions to deliver planned and coordinated activity. They will:

  • work proactively with technical specialists across the business to help prepare, publish, maintain and manage external content;
  • ensure that external content (online and in publications) is clear, relevant and up to date;
  • maintain and develop the website structure and navigation to ensure it best serves the needs of external users;
  • manage the preparation and distribution of targeted external notifications and alerts from the CAA; and
  • support the planning and delivery of targeted safety promotion and other campaigns, providing the opportunity to develop marketing communications skills.

About You

  • Able to demonstrate excellent written communication skills
  • Excellent presentation, listening and facilitating skills
  • Experience of working with website technologies and content management tools
  • An interest in publishing, design and online content development
  • Experience, or interest in marketing, promotion or education campaigns
  • Skilled in the use of standard Microsoft products
  • Experience of graphic design and publishing products (InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop) is desirable
  • Experience of, or an ambition to work with, integrated communications
  • Experience of, or an ambition to work with content and channels 

Interviews will be scheduled for 29th September 2017

Closing Date: 24th September 2017

This position is now closed and no longer accepting applications.

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