Internal Communications Business Partner - VMB


Location: Hook


Salary: Competitive salary + bonus + benefits

Internal Communications Business Partner - VMB

Location: Hook (with approx. 2 days a week national travel across the country - Bellshill, Birmingham, Peterborough, Sheffield, Manchester)

Competitive salary + bonus benefits

To help tell our story we’re hiring an Internal Communications Business Partner - Virgin Media Business (VMB) to collaborate with Directors and Head of Departments to design and deliver robust internal communications plans across VMB aligned to business strategy and purpose.
Focused on truly connecting our people to VMB strategy, purpose and values, key responsibilities will include:

* Managing stakeholders effectively to understand the key business drivers and success criteria’s to be able to design and deliver the internal communications functional plans for VMB.
* Creating, delivering and maintaining key VMB internal communication campaigns such as product launches, More Best Days, seasonal and marketing campaigns.
* Acting as a key interface with employee voice forums, ensuring consistent two way communication.
* Producing story boards to ensure strategic content design and creation for key events such as Sales Kick off and Leaderships events.
* Creating compelling scripts for All Hands Calls, Presentations, and Town Halls etc.
* Ensuring consistent senior leadership visibility with 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.

* Conduct audience persona research to maintain current MI on functional areas supported to ensure current communications practices are fit for purpose.
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 Business Partner - VMB we would need you to have:

* Extensive and demonstrable experience partnering with front line/operational business areas, getting under the skin of the business and targeting harder to reach front line/operational audiences who may not have access to work email etc.
* Relevant Internal Communications experience operating at management level (ideally 5 years’ worth of experience).
* Proven experience working with, influencing and collaborating with senior stakeholders, managing upwards effectively.
* Natural resilience and adaptability when dealing with frequently changing environments.
* First class time management capabilities with excellent planning and prioritisation skills.
* Working knowledge of Photoshop, the Adobe creative suite and graphics editing software.
* Working knowledge of Final Cut Pro and video editing/production.
* 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 17 million homes and businesses. 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!