Marketing and Communications Assistant (1489)

  • Category:
    Support Services
  • Region:
    South East
  • Location:
    Hemel Hempstead
  • Type:

You can do all of this and more with BAM.

Creative and curious person wanted to help generate top-notch content for print, digital and social media platforms, both internally and externally. If you have a passion for writing, journalistic instincts and you are keen to get out and about to meet people and find the story – then this role is for you!

BAM Construct UK is recruiting a Marketing and Communications Assistant, based in our head office in Hemel Hempstead with some travel to sites and offices across the UK.

Reporting to a Marketing and Communications Manager and supporting the Marketing and Communications team, you will play a central role for BAM Construct UK in supporting best communications practice for the whole business.

The Marketing and Communications Assistant is responsible for sourcing, developing and creating content about the company's activities for the staff intranet, website, Yammer and social media, and dealing with requests for information from colleagues and journalists.

About the role
• Create content for internal and external channels
• Proactively work with colleagues to generate engaging stories and content for daily news on the intranet, poll questions and feature stories
• Compile a weekly on-line newsletter for employees about news and achievements
• Support internal and external marketing and communications campaigns
• Collaborate proactively with colleagues across the organisation, building trusted relationships

Who are we looking for?
The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:
• Agility and the ability to work independently on own initiative and as part of a team
• Creativity, with strong writing and proof reading skills and a journalistic instinct
• High attention to detail, organised and able to work to deadlines
• Objective and constructive approach to problem solving
• Strong time management and ability to multi-task
• Committed to their own and the team's continuous learning and development
• Personal values aligned with BAM values – Proactive Ownership, Open Collaboration, Scalable Learning and Predictable Performance.
• Enthusiasm and good interpersonal skills
• Familiarity with BAM and/or knowledge of or a demonstrable interest in construction or property services market, would be desirable

Key skills and qualifications
• Degree or equivalent
• Previous experience in a marketing and communications role
• Excellent written and verbal communications skills
• Excellent IT skills and knowledge of social media channels
• Familiar with Office 365 applications including SharePoint Online
• Knowledge and experience of corporate systems and desktop environments

What do we offer?
In addition to a competitive salary and benefits package, we provide continuing learning and development opportunities within a creative and considerate work environment.

If you share our value of doing what you say you will, to the best of your ability, every time, we want to hear from you.

We are committed to attracting and developing a diverse workforce that reflects our customer base and the communities in which we operate, creating an environment that enables everyone to fulfil their potential.

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