Communications Assistant

North Yorkshire, York
£20000 - £25000 per annum + Strong package
29 Mar 2018
28 Apr 2018
Rian Hoey
Communications & PR
Business Type
Brand / In-house
Contract Type

Better Placed are delighted to be recruiting for a Communications Assistant position for a B2B company in York. As a leader within their field and posting great growth figures over the last 3 years, they are now expanding the business yet again. Offering realistic career progression and valuable experience in the field of Communications, this would be a great role for you if you have some existing marketing/communications experience and you have ambition to develop your skills and career longer-term in a national organistaion.

As the Communications Assistant, you will be involved in a wide range of communications including proactive PR activity to increase press coverage of the brand, social media and internal communications.

Key responsibilities:

  • Creating content for press releases and liaising with press contacts.
  • Updating social media to drive brand awareness and engagement.
  • Creation of internal communications for over 300 employees.
  • Assisting with ad-hoc requests from the Communications and Marketing team.
  • Analysing current communications and making suggestions for improvements.

About you:

You will have a creative flair for writing content with some experience in marketing or communications including social media and press releases. You will have an eye for a good story and the proactive attitude to promote your ideas to members of the senior management team.

In return you will have the opportunity to be part of a tremendous organisation who can offer a genuine career progression path in a rewarding and modern working environment which can include remote/flexible working and patterns that will suit your individual needs and preferences.

Based in York, this role is based relatively close to the train station and is commutable from Leeds, Harrogate, Selby and surrounding areas.

About Us...

Better Placed is undoubtedly one of the UK's leading Marketing Recruitment specialists. Over the last 15 years, we have been placing talented people into businesses across multiple sectors including FMCG, Retail, Financial Services and Agency. With offices in Leeds, London and Manchester, we are "better placed" to recruit marketing and digital talent for some of the UK's, and even world's biggest brands.