Communications Officer

England, Cheshire, Warrington
£27000 - £30000 per annum + pro rata, excellent benefits
23 Dec 2020
14 Jan 2021
JN -122020-1993623
Clare Newman
Industry Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

An outstanding 6 month fixed term contract opportunity has arisen due to seasonal fluctuation in business demands for a proven and capable Communications Officer to join an amazing, and well established team in Warrington.

This is the type of role for someone with a "can-do" approach to work who thrives on working in a busy and diverse communications role.

Client Details

Based in Warrington, our client is a well established and reputable utilities company who pride themselves on not only providing a great place to work but providing their service users with the highest possible levels of service.


If there was ever a role where you will be challenged daily with a wide range of duties, then this is truly it.

You will be joining the team as a Communications Officer, to support the wider team within one of their busiest times of year, and you will be trusted with a wide range of responsbilities.

A snapshot is never enough to truly "sell" a role, but if you like working in a role where every day is different and you will be trusted with a wide range of responsbilities, then this is really it.

You will be responsible for managing a wide range of stakeholder engagement events and projects, which will include :

  • To support the Manager and the wider team in the delivery and organisation of advisory panels, internal steering groups, engagement sessions and interfaces with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Event planning
  • Collating information from internal and external stakeholders to develop and maintain a stakeholder engagement database
  • Support the collation of information for the annual Stakeholder Engagement and Consumer Vulnerability incentive report and the delivery of improvement plans.
  • Work in partnership with the business to identify engagement opportunities
  • Monitor best practice across stakeholder engagement in other related organisations to recommend improvement opportunities.
  • Work across the communications team to support the maintenance creation, production and issue of new and existing stakeholder and communications materials
  • Provide support for the Internal Communications Manager during any internal incidents that might arise
  • Support the Internal Communications Team when needed on colleague engagement events, proof reading content and ad-hoc activities


You will already have gained some solid experience within a communications role, and be looking for an opportunity where you will be given the opportunity to be an integral part of the team.

Along with outstanding communication skills, first class content writing skills and the ability to work not only independently but also as part of a team, you will be a results focused individual with the ability to utilise data to identify trends and be confident in making recommendations to further improve best practice.

Experience within the utilities sector would be particularly welcomed, but our client is open to candidates from all sectors as long as you can demonstrate your experience, knowledge and ability to excel in this role.

Job Offer

  • Working from home full time until at least April 2021
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays (pro rata)
  • Outstanding pension scheme
  • Flexible benefit scheme

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