Senior Communications Officer

Recruiter
BPHA
Location
Bedford
Salary
£35,700
Posted
21 Jul 2021
Closes
04 Aug 2021
Seniority
Officer
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

What you will be doing: 

  • Develop and deliver effective communications across multiple channels

  • Write and approve great content to help deliver our strategies

  • Lead online communications including social media, website, and Intranet. 

  • An expert communications business partner, building effective relationships inside and outside bpha

  • Help our positive culture flourish, particularly by living our values of: we take responsibility; we show empathy; we are ambitious; we are better together

We’d love to meet someone with:  

  • Excellent writing and content skills 

  • A genuine commitment to providing an excellent customer experience and supporting our social investment

  • A great connector

  • Digital marketing skills including proficiency in social media, website content, online advertising 

  • Editing and creating content using website CMS and email newsletter software such as MailChimp 

  • A great business partner

  • High degree of creativity and ability to develop creative solutions 

  • Proactive and driven to innovate and improve 

  • Confident written and verbal communicator

  • Use of marketing analytics

  • Experience of brand management

Amongst what we offer you is: 

  • A competitive salary of £35,700

  • 28 days holiday PLUS Bank Holidays!

  • A generous contributory pension scheme

  • Private health care

  • Free life assurance

  • Access to an extensive suite of wellbeing services and tools including a digital gym

  • Opportunities for learning and development

  • Discounted gym membership

  • Retail discount scheme

Successful candidates will need to complete a basic DBS application.

Closing date: Wednesday 4th August, 2021 

Interviews will take place throughout the recruitment campaign so please apply asap

We reserve the right to close this recruitment if it is deemed that we have received a suitable number of applications. On this basis we would advise that applications are submitted as soon as possible.

*The role will initially be based from home due to the pandemic but will revert to a combination of office and home working once it is safe to do so.