If you have a natural talent and genuine love and passion for any or all of: PR, Public Affairs, all aspects of marketing, creative and design, and want to join our straight talking, collaborative and personable team, who genuinely care about our staff, clients, our work and its results then please send your details by completing the form below and attaching a recent CV.

If you want to find out more about us have a look though the summary below and our new website to find out if Social Communications is right for you.

In our 5th year and continuing our ongoing growth and development we are always keeping an eye out for talented individuals to join the Social Communications team across our Group offices in Manchester, Leeds and Bristol.

Social responsibility is central to our company ethos, and we work hard to foster a supportive, collaborative, enjoyable environment for our staff which promotes health and well-being. The Social team are given their birthdays off and enjoy free fresh fruit delivered to the office every week.

Current Opportunities


  • Title: Junior Creative Artworker
  • Office: Manchester
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Posted: 04.02.2019
  • Closing date: N/A

We’re on the look out for a talented Junior Creative Artworker with proven ability to deliver high-quality artwork within a fast-paced environment.

We’re on the look out for a talented Junior Creative Artworker with proven ability to deliver high-quality artwork within a fast-paced environment.

Based in our Northern Quarter, Manchester office, you will join an existing team of two Designers, web, content and video and wider Marketing team, working with the Social Communications wider agency of 35+ team.

Working with brand guidelines, you will have a great eye for detail and great knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite. You will also be familiar with PowerPoint and be able to showcase excellent layout and typographical skills across multiple platforms.

Working on everything from brochures and websites to exhibition stands and presentations and proposals, you will need to be a confident, creative thinker and bring ideas and excitement to everything you do.

What really makes you stand out is the ability to push boundaries and generate beautiful designs from all types of briefs.

Essential Skills and Qualifications:

  • A university degree in Graphic Design
  • 1 + year design experience within either an agency or in-house environment
  • Confident in working with a wider team, taking briefs and engaging directly with a range and level of agency team and suppliers
  • Good organisation, time management and time-keeping skills – happy working with and supported by existing two Designers and on own projects
  • Excellent working knowledge of Creative Cloud (inc. InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator)
  • The ability to balance multiple briefs and follow brand guidelines
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft office
  • A strong understanding of current design trends

Preferred but not essential skills:

  • Knowledge of Adobe After Effects
  • Illustration Skills
  • Understanding of HTML and CSS and experience with web, email and broader digital

To apply, please complete the form below, attaching your CV and examples of/links to your work.

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  • Title: Account Manager
  • Office: Bristol
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Posted: 12.10.2018
  • Closing date: N/A

Social Communications is looking for a PR Account Manager to join us in our South West office.

The South West office of Social Communications – a full-service PR, public affairs, marketing and creative agency – is looking for an Account Manager. Based in Bristol, we are a highly experienced team of ex-journalists, communications professionals, consultants and creative sparks.

We have a strong portfolio of clients across the property, retail, energy, housing and construction sectors – proudly promoting, defending and developing brands across the UK.

Due to a strong year and some new account wins in the housing, infrastructure and education sectors, we are looking for a dynamic Account Manager to support our PR and communications activity and project work.

The successful candidate will also help develop proposals and lead on activity with new and retained clients, across the country.

Key responsibilities and accountabilities:

  • Plan and implement impactful PR campaigns and strategies
  • Combine creativity with knowledge of the media to recognise media angles and generate positive news coverage, profile pieces and features across a broad media spectrum including print, broadcast online and social media
  • Ability to write accurate, high-quality media releases and content for online platforms
  • Support in the reporting, analysis and evaluation of PR campaigns
  • Liaise with the client and act as key point of contact
  • Sell ideas and features to clients and media
  • Supervise account executives and Interns activity and workload
  • Fully participate in brainstorms and create workable programmes for new business and existing clients
  • Keep track of impending deadlines and ensure all work is completed in a timely manner
  • Participate in new business development including proposal writing

Skills:

We are looking for:

  • High level of writing skills and ability to adapt style for different audiences
  • Excellent publicity skills, a strong understanding of the media, editorial requirements and what makes a story
  • Ability to demonstrate creativity and innovative thinking
  • Experience of delivering impactful PR / comms campaigns from inception through to delivery
  • Ability to build relationships internally and externally, at all levels
  • Strong organisational and time management skills
  • A self-starter, demonstrates the ability to work independently, while maintaining team role
  • Strong administrative and project management skills
  • Ability to work to deadlines

Benefits:

You will be entitled to benefits including an iPhone, a day off on your birthday, support with training and flexible working.

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Please complete the below form if you are interested in joining the Social Communications team:


Public RelationsPublic AffairsMarketingCreative/DesignOther

Many thanks for expressing interest in employment opportunities at Social Communications. Your enquiry will be reviewed by our team and, if there is interest in exploring further, we will be in touch.

If you do not hear from us please assume that we do not have a requirement matching your skills and experience at this time. Nonetheless we will keep your details on file for a period of 3 months and will let you know if our requirements change during that period. If you would like us to delete your personal information within that 3 month period please do not hesitate to let us know.

Thanks again for your interest in Social Communications.

Best wishes
The Social Communications Team