Internal Communications Executive

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Contract type
Maternity cover
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Dates that interviews will take place
Week commencing 9th December 2019
Salary to be Advertised
up to £31,598
Summary of vacancy

SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is looking for an Internal Communications Executive to join their team in Maidenhead for a seven month maternity leave cover position. We are looking for someone with an internal communications background and a passion for writing. 

A greener, more environmentally-friendly UK is possible – and we’re making it happen. As an Internal Communications Executive at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK, you’ll be contributing to an ever growing established company that’s helping customers reduce their impact on the environment, conserve natural resources and reduce landfill.

Based in Maidenhead, we are looking for an Internal Communications Executive on a maternity cover for 7 months.

About the role

Operating across the public and private sectors, and serving millions of customers every day, SUEZ has a wide and diverse range of stakeholders – from politicians, regulators and the media to business directors, academics and householders.

What will I be doing?

Reporting into the Senior Internal Communications Manager, you will help SUEZ recycling and recovery UK to deliver its business strategy by putting the SUEZ communications strategy and agreed internal communication plans into action.

You will create timely, targeted and compelling content for a variety of internal channels.

Working with a diverse range of internal stakeholders, you will write, edit and proofread copy, often translating complex and technical information into clear and concise language.  

You will be manage the day-to-day operation of our internal communication channels including our company intranet, newsletters, magazine and internal TV network, are kept up-to-date and full of news, best practice and ideas from across the business.

What are the requirements?

You will have an internal communications or copywriting background, including one to two years' experience in a communications role.

Passion for internal communications is essential and you will have an excellent working knowledge of effective corporate communications.

You will be educated to degree level, with qualifications in English language, journalism or communications preferable.

You will have excellent creative written and spoken skills and feel confident writing for a variety of audiences.

You will have first class drafting, proof reading and editing skills; be able to write and produce compelling and engaging under pressure and at short notice, while maintaining strong attention to detail.

An expert in using Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint, you will also have previous experience of using content management systems, along with experience of digital communication platforms e.g. Newsweaver, SignageLive.

Excellent interpersonal skills and a supportive and collaborative attitude are a must. You will be happy to work as part of a team.

The role will involve some travel to different parts of the UK, so ideally you will hold a current driving licence.

Who we are

SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is a forward-thinking company recognised as one of the top places in the UK to work. We are proud of the fantastic opportunities for personal growth and development we offer our people. As we continue to develop and grow, you can play an important part in the essential work we are doing to make businesses and communities more sustainable.

Working at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is not like most jobs – it means striving to secure our planet’s resources and being part of the resource revolution. By joining us, you will help to safeguard the environment and the public through essential waste and water management services, contribute to the sustainable development of communities, businesses and regions, and promote the emerging low-carbon circular economy.

With a raft of benefits, family-friendly policies and excellent remuneration packages, there’s never been a better time to join SUEZ recycling and recovery UK. A friendly and supportive place that you will love to work in, we believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. If you share our thinking – and have the qualities we’re looking for – you could play a big part in our dedicated team.

To find out more or apply, please complete the application form and attach your CV.

*No agencies please*

Closing Date
This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.