Company: Cammach Bryant
Skills: HR - General, PR / Corporate Communications
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: United Kingdom


Our Client is looking for a Senior Communications Advisor for a contract position, located in Aberdeen.

ROLE

Leads on a variety of corporate communication campaigns and works closely with the corporate communications manager on both internal and external communication strategy.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • In conjunction with the Corporate Communications Manager, develops the corporate communications strategy
  • Provides advice and support on communication issues as appropriate and in line with corporate and UK strategy and messaging
  • Develops leadership team communications, in conjunction with the Corporate Communications Manager
  • Ensures fast and consistent deployment of communication campaigns across the business
  • As a member of the wider Communications Team, participates in Emergency Response planning, training and any related media response
  • Prepares speeches, presentations and written articles for the Leadership Team
  • Responsible for developing strategies for internal communications, including planning and implementation for projects such as Intelligent Safety, values, monthly business updates, developing intranet content etc.
  • Creates messaging angles and communication briefings for internal and external communications, including drafting of press releases
  • Continually develops professional expertise through professional development and effective networking to maintain an awareness and knowledge of contemporary PR issues.

 

REQUIREMENTS

Essential

  • Relevant degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Previous experience within a communications environment, with specific experience and knowledge corporate communication tools and strategy
  • Proven ability to communicate and influence via written media and through presentation to a variety of audiences
  • Ability to develop and maintain effective relationships across a diverse range of individuals and organisations
  • Up to date knowledge of UK communications best practice

Additional Skills/Requirements

  • Excellent English language skills and copywriting skills
  • Strong working knowledge of all aspects of internal communications
  • IT literate: Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) to intermediate level. Experience of graphic design packages advantageous
  • Must reside close to Aberdeen to provide effective emergency response support and attend evening and weekend activities
  • Highly accurate with good attention to detail
  • Self-motivated and proactive forward planner with ability to drive a project from conception to completion