Internal Communications Executive - Virgin Media Business


Location: Birmingham


Salary: Competitive salary + benefits

Internal Communications Executive - VMB

Location: Core VMB site (Hook, Wythenshawe, Sheffield, Birmingham, Bellshill) with national travel

Competitive salary + bonus + benefits

To help tell our story we’re hiring an Internal Communications Executive to focus on shaping and developing internal communications for Virgin Media Business (VMB). Delivering a communications strategy to ensure our employees are informed, this is a great opportunity to make a significant impact across a broad and diverse operation.
Key responsibilities include:

* Working with the Head of Internal Communications and Internal Communications Business Partners to shape and develop internal communications for VMB.
* Maintaining and creating communications to inform, engage and inspire our people in a variety of projects and messages.
* Consistently maintaining the planning and scheduling of internal communications across VMB with a drive to improving and implementing best practice.
* Collaborating with other teams in Corporate Affairs to ensure alignment of messaging, approach and activity.
* Maintaining and updating VMB Internal communications channels, such as JIVE and SharePoint.
* Creating engaging and informative internal communication content.
* Tracking communication success through monitoring/analysis.
* Supporting consistent senior leadership visibility by being on site leads for town halls, back to the floor activities, all hands calls etc.
* Supporting people transformation change programmes to ensure a consistent way of talking to our people during periods for change.
* Analysing audience persona research to maintain current MI on functional areas supported to ensure current communications practices are fit for purpose.
* Supporting content creation for key events and campaigns such as Sales Kick off and Voom.
Everyone in our Communications Team has a creative approach with the ability to work under pressure and to short timescales. To join us as an Internal Communications Executive we would need you to have:

* Proven copy writing experience, with excellent oral and written communication skills.
* Previous experience of online communication; updating intranets, posting communications to social media sites.
* Attention to detail and excellent planning and prioritisation capabilities.
* Ability to manage multiple projects/tasks simultaneously.
* Working knowledge of Photoshop and graphics editing software.
* Working knowledge of Final Cut Pro and video editing/production.
* Working knowledge of Adobe creative suite.
* Experience using SharePoint and similar content management systems.
So why Virgin Media? We are delivering the biggest investment in the UK’s digital infrastructure for over a decade, with a huge programme to extend our ultrafast broadband network and brilliant Virgin TV to millions more homes and businesses across the UK. We’re challenging our competitors with the best services and the fastest speeds.
We’re a great place to work - and we offer impressive benefits too! You will get a generous holiday allowance, contributory pension scheme and, of course, discounts across Virgin Media products and wider Virgin brands!
We are proud to work with Everywoman to champion the advancement of women in business, and through our partnership with Scope to help one million disabled people get into and stay in work by the end of 2020. We strive to build a diverse and sustainable workforce where gender balance and parity are integral features of our workplace, and where disabled candidates and employees can confidently perform to their full potential through our Work with Me adjustment process. If you are thinking about applying for a job with us and have a condition or impairment that could impact your performance we’ll be happy to work with you to explore adjustment options.

Consideration will also be given to applications made for part-time or flexible working hours.

Come and be a part of something special. Join us!