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Membership Communications Officer
Posted on 17th April 2019

Membership Communications Officer based London (St James Park) offering a salary of £28,000 to £32,000 (depending on skills and experience) - pro-rata if on a part time basis.

Benefits:

  • 25 days holiday entitlement, increasing by 1 day each year up to a maximum of 27 days plus 8 statutory bank holidays.
  • Company pension offering: 6% Employer pension contribution, 3% employee pension contribution.
  • Private Medical Insurance Scheme (PMI) or Health Cash Plan.
  • Death in service x 3 of your salary.
  • Season Ticket Loan.

The role of Membership Communications Officer:

As part of a multi-discipline communications team you will be required to create compelling content, which engages our network in a range of activity from our Governance meetings, Annual Conference and our campaign activity, with the ability to promote across the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) network.

You will use primarily digital communications to ensure that the right people are engaged and informed about the right things at the right time through careful planning and delivery across a range of channels.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Develop a good understanding of the BCC network
  • Plan, schedule and coordinate your work in a timely manner in order to communicate effectively across the BCC network
  • Build key relationships across the network by keeping them engaged and informed
  • Create compelling communications inc. copywriting and editing
  • Develop creative ideas for how to engage our network
  • Liaison with external providers in the creation and coordination a range of communications
  • Any other duties as required within the scope of the role

Person Specification:

  • Planning and organisational skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A flare for creative writing skill and ability to adapt your style to different audiences and channels
  • Able to work on own initiative
  • Attention to detail
  • Experience of working in a membership organisation an advantage

Computer literacy skills:

  • Microsoft proficiency: Outlook, Word, PowerPoint
  • In-house CRM system
  • E-marketing software
  • Photoshop

Hours of work:

Monday to Friday, 35 hours per week or agreed part time hours within a job share arrangement.

About us:

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) is one of the country’s leading business organisations. It is the national body for a powerful and influential network of 53 Accredited Chambers of Commerce. At this critical time for business and the country, BCC has been an influential voice on a range of key issues. We are ambitious about growing our impact and reach on behalf of our members.

The Chambers are private organisations that sit at the heart of the local business community providing representation, services, information and guidance to its members.

The BCC also works closely with a growing global network of British Chambers of Commerce and other business organisations that are affiliate members of the BCC.

We are now currently recruiting for agile, passionate, driven and flexible individuals who want to join our team and contribute to the success of our business and add value where it matters.

Apply here.