Internal Communications Executive

Sarah McKenna HR Recruitment
Durham, County Durham
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Immediate start available for an experienced Internal Comms Executive.

Based from the head office of a recognised national business this role is to support a change project in the way the business communicates with their team members. The main purpose is to deliver an exciting internal communications programme to inform, engage and create a dialogue with colleagues across the business.

  • Support the delivery of the internal communications strategy
  • Create a communications network of support to define content
  • Content writing for Intranet, newsletters, blogs and internal social media.
  • Seek out stories within the company to represent all areas of the business


  • Copy writing intranet and newsletter, as well as drafting content to support other areas of the business
  • Help deliver internal communications across the business
  • Build dialogue with colleagues to create ongoing content
  • Update colleagues by creating daily content for intranet
  • Support the development of a new intranet and social media channel
  • Business partner with key internal stakeholders to support on communication of business change projects (e.g. HR)

Skills and competencies:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with a keen focus on building positive stakeholder relationships that enable effective collaboration.
  • Approach: to have an investigative attitude to seek out stories within the company to achieve a continual new stream
  • Influencing: to be able to influence senior colleagues across the business to be able to improve internal communications and to achieve objectives.
  • Project management: strong project management skills and attention to detail
  • Digitally savvy: a solid understanding of how to maximise the use of digital communications channels

    Immediate start available so please apply without delay.