Media & New Media
£33,000 to £40,000 Per Annum
Salary: £33,000 – 40,000 depending upon experience
The Company: Our client is a fund management company, regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), managing the pooled assets of several Midlands-based local government pension funds.
We are now seeking to hire an experienced Communications Officer to join the Client Services Team, based in Wolverhampton.
The Client Services team is responsible for managing the relationship between the Company and Stakeholders. The dedicated team consists of 4 key members – The Head of Client Services & Stakeholder Relations, Client Relationship Manager, The Communications Officer and Client Support.
The Communications Officer will lead on all aspects of communication, both internally with employees and externally with Shareholders and Clients.
The role involves producing and distributing regular internal communications such as the Staff newsletter “The Sentinel”, and regular blogs and emails on behalf of the Chief Executive Officer, the Chief Investment Officer, and members of the Executive Committee.
The role will also mean that you will have responsibility for monitoring daily Press coverage of the Company, its Peer Group, its Clients, Stakeholders, and 3rd parties of interest such as external fund managers.
You will also be responsible for producing and distributing Press Releases to the media and handling any incoming Press enquiries. As a brand Ambassador you will also be expected to ensure that the Company is positively represented in the media.
The Communications Officer will also be responsible for all digital communication including the Corporate website and social media channels such as LinkedIn.
The Company also hosts several events throughout the year and the Communications Officer is expected to lead on this function, co-ordinating guest speakers and presentations, ensuring that the events are well attended, well executed with strong content, and resulting in high satisfaction levels from all attendees.
The role of the Communications Officer offers an opportunity to be part of the development and growth story of a multi-billion-pound asset manager, to join an organisation where you will not only have the prospects to develop your Communications skills but also to be actively involved in working closely with the members of the Board and Senior Management Team members. You will be expected to work as part of the team and will be required to support the Head of Client Services & Stakeholder Relations.
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