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Other

Location

Belfast, Northern Ireland

Posted

May 13, 2019

Closing Date

May 28, 2019

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Communications Specialist

  • As a Communications Specialist, you will work as part of an innovative and energetic team to rapidly and effectively deliver engaging content that engages our employees, our customers and the general public. You will be challenged. You will have the chance to be creative and have your voice heard. We will offer you a competitive salary, enable you to balance your work and life, and support you through mentoring, coaching and training programs.

    In this role, you will:

    • Deliver business value by working as part of an innovative and customer-centric team to engage the business, customers and the general public.
    • Build and maintain relationships with the business and third party vendors to create relevant, innovative and inspiring promotional assets, including content, graphics and videos that will engage all required internal and external parties.
    • Collaborate with your team and the business to drive communication activities and campaigns including the creation of company literature, newsletters, brochures, digital media articles, social media campaigns and company-wide announcements. Oversee the company internet and intranet sites.
    • Contribute to all company social media channels including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Glassdoor. Design and launch campaigns as required.
    • Deliver high quality and engaging content aligning with corporate standards and processes e.g. presentation templates, tone of voice.
    • Partner with the business to edit, proof read, revise and create communications.
    • Support the creation of thought leadership materials for internal and external use.
    • Embrace the culture of innovation at Liberty IT through the support of internal and external technical events such as workshops, conference speaking engagements, internal tech talks and meetups.
    • Suggest and implement new ideas and innovations with a focus on engaging a wide range of key audiences including the local technical and education community, customers and Liberty IT employees.
    • Support the conducting of research into industry trends.
    • Evaluate the effectiveness of communications and marketing activities, makes recommendations for future improvements.
    • Continuously develop your skills and knowledge.

    The ideal candidate will:

    • Be just as good at working with people as creating content. Someone who makes a team better by being part of it.
    • Listen and empathize with your customers to provide them with the solutions they really need.
    • Be proactive about continuous improvement and innovation. Someone who doesn’t just dream it but gets it done.   
    • Be enthusiastic about learning from others, knowing when to ask for help.
    • Share your experiences and expertise.
    • Display a passion for technology and communications and actively look for ways to increase your knowledge.
    • Have experience in management, co-ordination and promotion of both internal and external events.

    Essential Criteria:

    • A 3rd level qualification.
    • At least 2+ years post graduate experience in a communications/public relations or journalism role within a commercial environment.
    • 1 years' experience in website content management, running social media campaigns and/or event management.
    • 1 years' experience in creating and editing written content, articles and press releases.

    Competitive salary and benefits offered

    For full details and to apply, visit https://www.liberty-it.co.uk/current-vacancies/