Communications Executive

SMRS Balfour Beatty
04 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
About the role
Balfour Beatty has an exciting opportunity for a Communications Executive to join our Enabling Functions team to work in Derby.

What you'll be doing

As a Communications Executive, you will:

* Develop creative communications plans that target the right audiences with engaging material that uses the best channels available to budget, to quality and delivered on time
* Deliver the outputs of those plans by working closely with team members in the wider UK function
* Produce regular reports to update on performance against agreed plans
* Develop strong relationships with SBU stakeholders to create a continuous pipeline of content that can be used across a range of channels and ensure messages reach the right audience(s) at the right time
* Ensure appropriate sign-offs are obtained for all published content, including safety aspects

Who we're looking for
You will have:

* A Bachelor's Degree in marketing, public relations, communications or a related field
* Excellent communication, written and interpersonal skills
* Good stakeholder management skills, with experience of advising on reaching communications goals
* A clean driving licence and willingness to travel.
* Good organisation skills and the ability to manage conflicting deadlines

Why work for us

Day in, day out, our teams deliver amazing projects in challenging conditions; developing, managing and maintaining the vital infrastructure and public spaces that modern economies, societies and communities rely on.

About us

Balfour Beatty's Enabling Functions includes our centralised HR, IT, Procurement, Finance, Health & Safety, Sustainability and Comms teams. Together we support Balfour Beatty to deliver projects on behalf of our clients. We operate according to our Build to Last values of Lean, Expert, Trusted and Safe.

We value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation.

Balfour Beatty is a corporate signatory to WISE (Women in Science & Engineering) and a member of Stonewall's Diversity Champions programme. Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture. We are a member of the Top Employers' Charter through which we demonstrate our commitment to enabling parents to progress and enhance their careers whilst managing the challenges of family life.

Balfour Beatty is also Gold Award holders in the Ministry of Defence 'Employer Recognition Scheme' and actively encourage applications from Armed Forces personnel, veterans and reservists
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