PR & Communications Executive

The opportunity

Vital Energi Utilities Limited (VEUL) is one of the UK’s market leaders in delivering centralised community energy projects. As a result of our continuing success we are experiencing rapid and extensive growth in all business sectors; as such we have an exceptional opportunity to offer a position within the growing Marketing Department. We are looking to recruit a PR & Communications Executive to work in our Marketing Team based at our Head Office in Blackburn.

  • location
    Location Head office - Blackburn
  • salary
    Salary Competitive depending upon experience
  • calendar
    Closing date 22.12.2021

About the role

The purpose of the role is to support and develop the Communications Strategy through content and campaign creation for both online and offline initiatives.

Key responsibilities

  • Website – Producing case studies, news articles and new web page content that maximise SEO and PPC campaigns.
  • Whitepapers – Researching key topics in the market and liaising with internal staff to produce insightful and engaging white papers that help to educate the market.
  • Campaign Development – Developing and delivering campaigns to promote the company in target markets and developing initiatives tailored to relevant markets.
  • PR – Creating content for key industry publications and tailoring messages for each market. Building relationships with key target publications to ensure articles / advertorials are topical for readership.
  • Social Media – Managing schedule and social media content generation for LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook. Developing advertising campaigns on LinkedIn to promote content.
  • Internal Communications – Identifying and creating engaging news stories with internal teams to provide updates for internal staff on our bespoke internal website.
  • Brochures, Leaflets & Email Campaigns – Creating and distributing content on project milestones, events, campaigns.
  • Photography & Filming – Identifying and promoting photography, drone and filming opportunities to showcase project milestones.
  • Business Unit Communications – You will be responsible for content creation and campaign development to promote two of Vital Energi’s business units within the Group which will incorporate the above initiatives.

What you will need


  • salary
    Competetive Salary (depending upon experience)
  • pension
    Contributory Company Pension Scheme
  • insurance
    Non-contributory death-in-service insurance
  • holiday
    33 Days Holiday including BH
  • flexible working hours
    Flexible working hours patterns
  • location
    Office based at our Head Office in Blackburn with occasional travel to sites across the UK
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