London (On-site)
£30000 - £33000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Permanent
Job description

INTERNAL COMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST

Salary: £30,000 - £33,000 + benefits

Location: Stratford w/ high-flex (1-2 days per week in office)

Contract type: Permanent

Closing date: Thursday 7th July 2022, 23:55

Why we need you

We have an exciting opportunity for you to join our central internal communications team as an Internal communications Specialist, managing key internal communications campaigns to engage our people in the incredible work we do at CRUK.

If you're a proactive and creative communicator, skilled at managing multiple projects and deadlines, and passionate about the impact internal comms can make to our people's experience, apply today.

What I will be doing?

Make an impact every day by…

  • Delivering and leading on internal communications projects, liaising with relevant internal stakeholders to proactively drive these activities forward.

  • Planning, co-ordinating and securing sign-off of regular e-bulletins and news stories, making sure content is well researched and positioned. You'll write stories, edit those written by others, and manage the production process including finding appropriate imagery and other collateral.

  • Publishing news and articles on our SharePoint intranet.

  • Identifying new opportunities to support internal communications, and looking for creative ways to present content including animation, photography and video.

  • Making sure all your activities are in line with CRUK's brand and tone of voice - liaising with brand specialists as necessary; taking on the responsibility as the team's brand partner.

  • Being active in collecting feedback and data to produce evaluations on comms activity, and making recommendations for future improvements.

  • Supporting content scheduling across CRUK channels and suggesting content ideas, following through leads and researching and sourcing information to tell the story of CRUK's activities.

  • Supporting CRUK events including our Passion Talks, and playing a key role as a member of the production team using Teams Live and other platforms.

  • Proactively supporting a range of internal communications initiatives including live and online events and assisting the Internal Communications team when needed.

What skills are you looking for?

You'll bring to the role…

  • Excellent writing and editing skills, with experience of communicating in a range of styles, depending on audience

  • Proven experience of planning and delivering internal communications activities, with an understanding and appreciation of different channels

  • Experience of writing and editing for staff publications, with an ability to translate this experience to the CRUK environment being desirable

  • Excellent, and proven, communication and presentation skills

  • Good team player with the ability to build and maintain effective working relationships

  • Good technical skills and experience using Microsoft Teams and SharePoint

  • Knowledge of Adobe Acrobat and Photoshop (or similar image editing software)

What will I gain??

Without you, we wouldn't be able to create a world where people can all live longer, better lives, free from the fear of cancer. So, we want to reward you in as many ways as possible.

Our benefits package includes discounts on anything from travel to technology, generous holiday allowance, gym membership, and much more.?We want to ensure that you have the best work/life balance possible, so we actively encourage a flexible working culture for all of our roles wherever possible.?Depending on your role, options for flexibility could include homeworking, reduced or flexi-hours, job shares, job splits, and core hours. For the majority of our office-based roles?you'll only be?required to work from a specific location for 1 or 2 days a week on average.?You'll also be able to access a wide range of learning and development opportunities. And ultimately, you'll know that you'll be changing lives through your work.???

If you're as ambitious as we are, join our collective force and enjoy an excellent career, as we save lives and add years.?

Together, we will beat cancer.

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Posted on: 27 June 2022
Closed date: 08 July 2022 at 16:07
Job ref: R021661
Tags: Policy/Research