Internal Communications Manager - Financial Services
- 12 Month Fixed Term Contract (20000XH4)
Our Internal Communications team create excitement and optimism for the future of Sainsbury’s, helping to build trust and advocacy among our colleagues. By designing and implementing brilliant internal communication campaigns, they’re making Sainsbury’s a great place to work by informing, involving and inspiring our colleagues. We celebrate our colleagues doing the right thing for our customers and help our leaders to unite their teams behind our strategy – so colleagues love to work at Sainsbury’s and are inspired to go the extra mile.
As the Financial Services Communications Manager, you will be responsible for day-to-day management of internal communications for Sainsbury’s Bank and Argos Financial Services. You’ll build strong relationships with key stakeholders and will work closely with the Group Communications team in Holborn too. Your main focus will be to support the Senior Financial Services Communications Manager in creating a communications plan for financial services aligned to the Group communications strategy and our approach of fewer, bigger, better.
To be successful in this role you’ll be a natural communicator with excellent writing skills, organised and proficient in PowerPoint, InDesign and Illustrator. You’ll have a proven track record in delivering communications campaigns to an internal facing audience, and will have events experience.More about the role:
More about you:
- You will support the Senior Financial Services Communications Manager in creating and delivering a communications plan which communicates the Bank’s strategy and progress to colleagues
- You will also work closely with the events team, supporting them in the planning and delivery of the Bank CEO’s SLG events and regular roadshows. This will include advising on agendas and venues and helping to create and project manage key event content
Manage the production of posters and other brand-related images, graphics and material in line with brand guidelines, write engaging and clear content for all internal communications channels and keep communications channels updates this includes the intranet, emails, communications event invitations and planning and reporting documents that are shared with stakeholders
You will manage and maintain the Financial Services channel planner and work with Group Internal Communications to ensure all financial services internal communications activity is captured in the general communications planning grid
- Collaborative approach, working as one team with the wider internal and external communications team
Highly proactive – self-starter – looks for opportunities and solutions without waiting for instruction and is highly organised
Commercially aware with a nose for great internal comms stories which support our business objectives and strategy
Ability to build strong relationships within the communications team and with the wider business
Excellent written and verbal communications skills and strong attention to detail
Proficient in PowerPoint, InDesign and Illustrator in order to produce high quality comms materials
Good knowledge and understanding of financial services and consumer-facing businesses
As an Internal Communications Manager, you’ll receive a host of great benefits. As well as a competitive salary, you will receive a huge range of learning and development opportunities, generous holiday allowance, a save-as-you-earn scheme, pension and staff discounts at Argos, Sainsbury’s and Habitat.
Here at Sainsbury’s we’re a proud equal opportunities employer that values diversity at every level of our business. Inclusion and Diversity are fundamental to our culture and values, fostering an innovative, collaborative and fast paced work environment that means we can build a better future for our colleagues and our customers. Everyone is welcome at Sainsbury’s. Want to find out more? Then visit our Values & Culture page on our Careers site – https://sainsburys.jobs/working-at-sainsburys/values-culture/
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