Immediate start

Greater London

£30,000-£35,000

Salary: £30,600
Contract term: Full time, Permanent
(Opportunity for flexible working 4 or 5 days a week)

The role

Part of a nimble communications and marketing team, the Communications Coordinator drives our content engine, ensuring we are telling an impactful and engaging story of how business can act as a force for good. As the first point of contact for media, you will work on a wide mix of content, from supporting our own editorial and blogging efforts, to pitching externally and responding to opportunities. As a strong copywriter with a powerful news sense, you will help to ensure the B Lab mission is relevant and well-understood by a wide variety of audiences.

Experience and skills for the role:

  • Experience as a Communications Coordinator, similar role or comparable lived experience to develop the required core competencies
  • Proven excellent written and verbal communication skills coupled with strong interpersonal skills
  • Confident in writing best in class content on topics such as responsible business and systems change - e.g. opinion pieces, media pitches, internal communications
  • Strong administrative skills with an eye for organisation and prioritisation
  • Ability to juggle short deadlines, multiple projects and work with global counterparts
  • Familiarity with these (or comparable) platforms: G Suite, Google Analytics, Sprout Social, Slack and Zoom

In your first 6 months, you’ll :

  • Support the Marketing and Communications Manager to deliver a drumbeat of ‘business as usual’ communications to support ongoing business objectives
  • Drive our content engine, ensuring we are telling an impactful and engaging story of how business can act as a force for good
  • Act as the first point of contact for media, working on a wide mix of content, from supporting our own editorial and blogging efforts, to pitching externally and responding to opportunities
  • Work alongside the organisation to identify and highlight inspiring stories from the B Corp Community; interviewing B Corps and writing articles
  • Support on crisis management communications; developing internal talking points documents and liaising with the Social Media Coordinator
  • Identify and administer B Lab UK speaking opportunities; drafting speaker notes and talking points where appropriate
  • Own, organise and update B Lab UK’s internal FAQs document
  • Support us to monitor and evaluate B Lab UK communications activity, and identify actionable insight from our content and media work
  • Work closely with the B Global Network to develop B Lab’s points of view and communicate to key stakeholders in the UK
  • Work with the Community & Engagement Team and Growth & Product Team to draft and edit ad hoc updates about the certification process and B Corp Community

Benefits:

  • Opportunity for Flexible working 4 or 5 days per week
  • Hybrid working, 2-3 days working from home
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Our office is closed for Christmas holidays, no need to take extra holiday!
  • One additional annual leave day for each complete year of service, up to a maximum of 30 days
  • Private Medical and Dental cover
  • £200 annual wellbeing allowance
  • 2 paid volunteer days per year
  • Enhanced Parental Leave
  • Learning and Development opportunities
  • Pension and Life Assurance
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Income Protection policy
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Working in a flexible office workspace

More Details

Salary

£30,000-£35,000

Apply by

07.06.2022

Locations

Whitechapel, London

Regions

Greater London

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