Support | London | Full Time
Grimshaw Architects has an exciting opportunity for a talented and passionate Communications Officer to join its London studio in trendy Clerkenwell.
The purpose of the role is to enhance Grimshaw’s reputation in the press and built environment industry through a variety of mechanisms. The ideal candidate will act as a first point of contact for all media and general enquiries received by the External Communications department in London and will be responsible for the creation of written marketing materials, including press releases, news stories, award submissions and exhibition content. The Communications Officer will also form a key part of the team organising all external exhibitions, events and lectures.
Within this role, there is plenty of room to grow and develop a variety of skills. It is vital that the candidate has strong organisational skills, enjoys collaborating, and is comfortable liaising with diverse groups of people.
At Grimshaw, we encourage creativity and innovation and work in a friendly and vibrant environment. We want our staff to be fulfilled by their time with us as we know the key to our continuing success is working with and engaging the most talented people we can find. For all of our roles strong communication skills and an appreciation of the Grimshaw design ethos are crucial.
We are seeking a Communications professional with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in PR and Communications. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are a must alongside good understanding of how the media works, with a proven track record of working with the press. Event and/or project management skills and experience are a requirement.
The ideal candidate will have a pro-active approach to generating new ideas for effective communication, flexibility and the ability to multi-task. Knowledge of Microsoft Office is a must, Adobe Photoshop and InDesign skills are preferred.
If you feel you have the required skills for this role please apply using the link below.
A competitive salary and benefits package will be offered for the successful candidate.
Grimshaw is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome people from all backgrounds and recognise that in order to be successful, we need to create an inclusive environment where everyone can realise their potential and succeed.
Any offer of employment with Grimshaw will be conditional upon you having the right to work in the UK.