Here at Blue Arrow we have a fantastic opportunity for a Marketing Communications Executive to join our marketing team.
Founded in 1959, Blue Arrow is one of the UK's largest specialist staffing companies. With over 500 recruitment professionals across more than 70 locations throughout the UK, including 54 high-
street branches, Blue Arrow places over 60,000 people in work, each year.
We specialise in staffing for Admin & Secretarial including Call Centre, Transport & Logistics, Hospitality & Catering, Manufacturing & Production and Public Sector.
Our Enhancing People's Lives mission unites staff under a profound appreciation for their part in helping people find fulfilling work.
Proudly placed among The Sunday Times' Top 100 Best Companies to Work For and accredited Platinum status by Investors in People, Blue Arrow values people.
Our vision is to become the most trusted staffing company in the UK.
Our mission is to Enhance People's Lives. The provision of staff in the UK has become increasingly commoditised, with people being treated as numbers rather than individuals.
Blue Arrow promises to make a stand against this by ensuring the people we place in to work are given the opportunity to recognise their true potential and earn a living wage.
We will do this by challenging low road activities wherever we find them and by working with clients that share our values.
You will be giving marketing communications support to Blue Arrow and bringing exceptional internal and external marketing communications capability to our small but perfectly formed and diverse marketing team.
The marketing team provides a wide range of expert support to the whole business including the branch network. Our key areas of focus have been on client and candidate attraction and retention.
2019 is an exciting year for Blue Arrow as one of the most established staffing agencies in the UK. We will be celebrating our 60th anniversary and making significant advancement in our technology investment.
Communication will sit at the heart of this important change and you will be given the opportunity to help define the success of this role.
Key project / campaign themes for 2019 are :
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As an experienced communicator you will be our trusted advisor and handler of any reputation risks or threats.
In this pivotal role your expertise will be drawn on by a range of projects around the business, this may include support the promotion of thought-
leadership seminars from time to time or helping raise awareness of the change that our investments in technology will bring to our Recruiter's roles.
You can expect copywriting, press release production some content management to be part of your day-to-day. You'll already confident planning and fulfilling integrated communications campaigns across a wide range of online and offline channels.
It would be fair to say that we are a very passionate marketing team even at times a tad excitable. We pride ourselves on delivering really good pieces of work that achieve the best returns possible against whatever our marketing / communication goals.
You too will share our commitment to producing flawless work that reflects a strong attention to detail.
Key Responsibilities :