Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum depending on experience

Shift hours: Permanent

We’re the people behind the food, hospitality and support services that power your day, make you smile and put a spring in your step. Just one of the reasons why we’re the UK and Ireland’s number one catering and support services provider.

Reporting to the Head of Employee & Client Communications and working closely with the Internal Communications Manager, this role will form part of the busy communications team that delivers a communications programme across a range of internal and external channels for Compass Group UK & Ireland and its sectors. 

Role and responsibilities

  • Deliver internal communications in line with the business’ objectives, including putting together the weekly business operational updates
  • Support the team to deliver engaging and impactful communications
  • Manage the Compass Group UK & Ireland intranet, internal comms channels and website, including writing engaging copy, delivering exciting content and dealing with our hosting provider
  • Support with client communications
  • Support the project to introduce an employee engagement tool – to better communicate with our frontline employees
  • Help manage the UK comms inbox – directing enquires appropriately
  • Be available to be part of the team rota for out of office hours enquiries from journalists.

The successful candidate will

  • Have good experience working in a busy communications team either agency side or in a large, public sector or private organisation.
  • Be comfortable working across different digital channels and be interested in the trends that shape content and collaboration on these channels.
  • Be comfortable working under pressure, handling multiple tasks and prioritising as needed.
  • Have excellent written and verbal skills with high standards of grammar, punctuation and spelling.
  • Be a self-starter, highly organised and comfortable working both autonomously and within teams.
  • Be a person who enjoys collaborating with colleagues and have the ability to build and maintain strong relationships across a diverse range of stakeholders

Reference: compass/TP/804572/79389

Location: Chertsey