Communications Executive (Corporate and Internal Communication)
Region : South West
Location : Chipping Sodbury
Contract type : Full time Permanent
Jelf is an award winning consultancy that supports businesses and individualswith expert advice on matters relating to insurance, risk management andemployee benefits.
Its purpose is simple : to help business and individualsacross the UK thrive.
Founded in1989, Jelf became part of Marsh & McLennan Companies (MMC), a global leaderin risk, strategy and people, in December 2015.
In January 2017, Jelf wasbrought together with Bluefin to create one of the UK’s leading insurancebrokers for mid-size and SME companies.
Withalmost 3,000 colleagues serving over 250,000 clients, Jelf has an extensivenetwork of regional offices; enabling its advisers to provide an expert,personal service from over 75 locations across the UK.
This is an exciting opportunity for a Communications Executive to join our successful and growing team.
The purpose of the role is towork with, and support, the Communicationsteam in Jelf to develop and deliver a wide variety of both internal andexternal communications.
Support the development and implementation ofthe communications strategy to drive communications activity and employeeengagement across Jelf.
Write, edit, design and publish a range ofhigh quality internal and external communication materials, which present aprofessional and consistent message and brand style.
Advisestakeholders across the business to help define and tailor communications andkey messages.
Work with and help develop a range of onlineand traditional channels, including the intranet,cascades, email, newsletters, conference calls, videos, posters and casestudies.
Provide event management support, organisingand writing content for conferences and roadshows, managing logistics andliaising with external venues and suppliers.
Support effective day-to-day media monitoringand management to promote and defend the reputation of Jelf, as well as Marsh.
Work with keystakeholders across the business to define and communicate engaging messages toemployees.
Assist in the development and maintenance ofJelf’s community outreach and corporate social responsibility (CSR) agenda.
Experience and skills required
Experience within a similar communicationsrole in a professional environment.
Strong editing skills and ability to writeclear, compelling copy tailored for different audiences.
Ability to think about, develop and writecontent and messages with a colleague and audience hat on making contentaccessible, engaging and easy to understand.
Creative thinker, able to research new ideasand suggest a fresh approach to delivering communications.
Creative design knowledge, able to thinkabout the design and layout of content, alongside the copy, including abilityto brief design teams as required.
Attention to detail with excellent planningand organisation skills are essential.
Ability to build relationships across alllevels including senior management.
Experience of digital channels, videoproduction process, writing creative briefs and using design / photo editingpackages is desirable.
Jelf / Bluefin JFG