Graduate Social Media, PR & Website Assistant

Community Windpower Ltd

Frodsham, Cheshire

Paid • Full Time • Permanent 01928734544

Reference: SMW004

Sectors: carbon, climate & energy

Closing date: Not specified, apply soon!

Community Windpower Ltd is experienced in the identification, design, development, construction and operation of onshore wind energy projects. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Graduate Social Media, PR and Website Assistant to join our experienced team, based at our Head Office in Frodsham, Cheshire.

We are looking for a creative candidate who will work with national, regional and local media and engage with people via our social media channels to generate increased coverage and awareness of our company, as well as national campaigns and environmental issues.  

The role will also involve working with our internal teams to promote the Company’s wind farm portfolio and all the community work and funding initiatives we are involved with. Work would include the administration and management of the Company’s social media channels, websites along with production of editorials, press releases and corporate literature. 

Requirements and Skills:

  • Relevant Social Media, PR, Journalism or Web Design degree; 
  • Excellent writing and editing skills and a good network of relevant media contacts; 
  • Previous experience would be preferential but not essential;
  • Dynamic approach to developing and delivering successful media campaigns, plans and strategies within a national, regional and local media context to raise the profile of a company;
  • Fully competent IT, digital and graphic design skills incorporating photography, video footage, artwork;
  • Ability to build and edit websites;
  • Experience of developing and managing good relationships with media stakeholders;
  • Creative, innovative and able to develop new ideas;  
  • Well organised, able to prioritise and manage time effectively and work to tight deadlines;
  • Experience of working in the renewable energy industry would be preferable but not essential.

This position is full time, permanent and will be based at our Head Office in Frodsham, Cheshire. The position has an immediate start date.

A full and valid driving licence is essential as the role will include travelling to our wind farms and property development sites across the UK.

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