Internal Communications Officer

Canary Wharf
25 Feb 2014
25 Mar 2014
Full Time
Contract Type

My client is a transport construction company looking for a technologically savvy internal communications officer to support the Internal Communications and Employee Engagement function on a 3 month contract, starting immediately. The successful candidate will be required to manage the internal newsletter and develop and enhance internal communication channels with a particular focus on the company’s intranet system.

Key responsibilities:

  • Taking a lead in developing and managing the weekly e-newsletter; liaising with colleagues to research, source and write stories and select appropriate imagery
  • Manage the maintenance and development of the company’s intranet
  • Work closely with the Internal Communications Manager to integrate social media into the existing platform
  • Coordinate internal communications events
  • Support other internal communications and employee engagement projects and activities on an ad-hoc basis as they arise

Skills and attributes:

  • Intranet management experience essential
  • Proficient in PowerPoint, Outlook, SharePoint, Word and Excel
  • Excellent written communication skills, and an ability to translate complex, technical content into engaging, human interest stories
  • Experience in internal communications
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with a customer-focussed attitude

In the first instance please send your CV in word format via email to Harriet Baverstock quoting reference HB1402-92.

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