Marketing & Communications Specialist
We have an exciting opportunity for a Marketing & Communications Specialist to join our great team. In this dynamic role, with no two days the same, you will play a vital role in delivering a first class Marketing & Communications service that builds trust and confidence in the Midland Heart brand and uses a broad range of channels to keep staff, customers and stakeholders informed, engaged and involved in what we do.
Title: Marketing & Communications Specialist
Location: Central Birmingham
Salary: £28,896 per annum
Hours: 35 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
You’ll have responsibility for day-to-day internal and external communications; from supporting managers with a proactive communications plan or using your creative digital skills to reach new audiences, to writing engaging copy for our intranet.
Our ideal candidate will be an accomplished Marketing & Communications professional, with excellent writing skills and experience of using social media in a professional capacity. You’ll have the creative spark and enthusiasm about coming up with innovative ideas and have the energy to carry them through to completion. You’ll have experience of working with multiple stakeholders across a wide geography and work well under pressure.
Who are we?
Midland Heart is one of the leading UK housing businesses providing support to help people to live independently. Founded in 1925 we deliver housing and support by providing 33,000 high quality affordable homes to over 70,000 customers across 55 local authority areas. We have a new corporate strategy and plan to take us to 2020 and beyond; we are ambitious and confident about our future.
What can we offer you?
We are a flexible employer, focussed on outputs. Alongside a generous leave entitlement, you will have access to a range of voluntary and salary sacrifice benefits, as well as the opportunity to enhance your skills as a Marketing & Communications professional.
Closing date for receipt of completed applications is 5pm 18th August 2017.
Interviews and Assessment will take place on 31st August and 1st September 2017.
TO APPLY AND FOR MORE INFORMATION:
If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the 'Apply Now' button to be directed to our website. There you can download the role profile and complete the application process.
All successful candidates will be subject to a Disclosure Barring Service check and costs will be met by Midland Heart.
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Please do read the role profile before you begin your application.
CVs will not be considered, so please complete the application form in full.
Midland Heart aspires to be a digital organisation that minimises its impact on the environment. Wherever possible, we will conduct transactions digitally rather than by paper and ask that current and future employees share this commitment. Where required, we will support colleagues to be digitally enabled.
Recruitment Agencies please note that we do not accept speculative CVs and should one be submitted we will assume the candidate is our own.