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Communications Executive (12m FTC)

About Our Client

A leading global FMCG organisation with a portfolio of iconic food brands

Headquartered in Feltham, UK.

Flexible working options; ideally min. 1-day in-office per week

Job Description

As part of a wider business transformation programme, our client is undertaking a comprehensive programme of supplier communications. The Communications Executive - a brand new role - will support the Procurement team and in-house communications team to manage supplier communications (primary focus) and internal communications (secondary focus).

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop the supplier communication plans, working alongside the project communications and procurement team leads

  • Lead delivery and evaluation of the communication plan

  • Adapt communications to enable supplier engagement and provide regular feedback to the project team

  • Ensure all materials and plans are aligned with our client’s guidelines

Key Requirements

  • Proven corporate communications experience, with a strong familiarity with both external and internal communications

  • Experience running external communications projects, creating communication plans to support change programmes

  • A self-sufficient, pro-active candidate with the ability to work to tight deadlines

  • Experience in the field of supplier communications is highly beneficial

  • Experience of working in a large, FMCG company and experience working closely with multiple stakeholders is also beneficial


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In the UK, VMAGROUP has offices in London and Manchester and in Europe, VMAGROUP has offices in Amsterdam and Brussels, but we work with organisations and individuals on a global basis.

VMAGROUP is committed to equal opportunities and is a Diversity Pledged Recruiter.