London, Greater London
£32,000 - £34,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Smart meters are an integral part of the largest infrastructure and technology upgrade, providing Britain with a smart energy system to help the nation reach net zero, so inevitably they, and the rollout, are attracting media attention. Smart Energy GB exists to get as many smart meters in people’s homes and small businesses by creating and delivering demand-generating marketing and communications which are as effective as possible.

The Public Relations team is key in protecting and enhancing the reputation of smart meters and the rollout. The team produces compelling content for earned and paid print, broadcast and online media; operate a 24/7 press the office and strive to create a media environment in which people would consider requesting a smart meter installation.

Reporting to a PR Manager, Smart meters are an integral part of the largest infrastructure and technology upgrade, providing Britain with a smart energy system to help the nation reach net zero, so inevitably they, and the rollout, are attracting media attention. Smart Energy GB exists to get as many smart meters in people’s homes and small businesses by creating and delivering demand-generating marketing and communications which are as effective as possible.

The Public Relations team is key in protecting and enhancing the reputation of smart meters and the rollout. The team produces compelling content for earned and paid print, broadcast and online media; operate a 24/7 press the office and strive to create a media environment in which people would consider requesting a smart meter installation.

Reporting to a PR Manager, you will take part in all aspects of Public Relations, whether that is helping to develop creative consumer focused PR campaigns, defending the reputation of the smart meter rollout and Smart Energy GB or working with our marketing team and media owners to create content which reaches British consumers in native environments.

 

To apply for the role

We want you to demonstrate your skills, experience and abilities to perform the role in a way that best speaks to who you are. We want to know why you want to come and work here and what inspires and motivates you. How you demonstrate to us that you meet the criteria for role, as outlined in the job description, is up to you. It could be a CV and/or cover letter, an insightful video, a persuasive argument to convince someone to get a smart meter or something else. Whatever method you choose, we will consider your application as part of the recruitment process.

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Smart Energy GB is an equal opportunity employer and we track equal opportunity data to make our recruitment and selection practices as inclusive as possible. Please could you complete our short Equality and Diversity Monitoring form when applying (linked in the full job description).

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Refreshed on: 11 August 2021
Closed date: 26 August 2021
Tags: Communications, PR

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