Digital & Channels Communications Advisor
Are you a digital-native communicator with a passion for all the different on-line and off-line channels that make up the communications mix?
Would you like to play a key role in helping the Maritime Services communications team at BAE Systems become leaders in modern defence communications?
We're looking for a communicator who thinks 'digital-first' but really understands what channels to best use with different audiences, internally and externally.
Working as part of the communications team you will lead our thinking around channels on-line and off and proactively ensure the rest of the team is up to speed. You will also have influence on the wider Maritime Sector team's performance.
This role is initially a 12 month placement with the possibility of it becoming an enduring role.
Your main responsibilities as Digital & Channels Communications Advisor will involve:
Advising the Communications team on appropriate and new channels to best leverage every communications activity
Working with individual Communications Advisors to advise on their channels approach to their portfolios
Horizon scanning for new channel technologies
Invigorating the businesses' and sectors' manual worker communications channels with specific focus on public space communications technologies
Helping deliver employee communications and external communications activities
Managing of all digital channels including .com, intranet, Employee App and social media
Supporting production of excellent content including, but not exclusively, film, photography and digital content
Developing relationships with key stakeholders with the aim to develop awareness of channels
Work closely with the Senior Communications Manager and other Communications Advisors to develop and deliver the internal and external communications agenda for Maritime Services
Responsibility to work with internal and external stakeholders to facilitate business and change objectives
Your skills and qualifications:
Digital PR and communications expertise
Communications channels expertise
Communication campaign and planning experience
Strong customer/client support experience within communications
Good writing for digital skills
Experience of liaising with digital journalists
Internal AND External communications experience preferred
Graduate with a professional qualification with suitable experience in a communications related position or HND / A Level education
What we're looking for in you:
We are looking for someone with a positive and hardworking attitude who can work well with a team and also on their own initiative. You will have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, and will be able to effectively present ideas and new ways of working to key stakeholders across the business
Location: Portsmouth Naval Base
Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.
Actual Location: Portsmouth and working from home
Duration: 11 Month(s)
Pay Rate £23.53 PAYE
Pay Rate £29.78 Umbrella
Permanent, Full Time
- Industry Sector Other