Communications Executive

Communications Executive

Communications Executives write social media posts, blogs, newsletters and web pages to promote and share information about the business. They have a passion for writing, good attention to detail and are creative thinkers who can generate fresh and engaging content ideas.

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Average Salary

£20,000 - £35,000

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What does this role involve?

Typical duties include:

  • Create ads, videos, website and other materials to promote the company
  • Work with journalists to get stories about the company in the news
  • Manage the company’s social media accounts
  • Plan and run events
  • Write speeches and press releases


  • Adaptability
  • Analytical thinking
  • Communication
  • Creativity
  • Project management
  • Sales and marketing


  • GCSE grades A*-C
  • A-Levels
  • Certificate of Higher Education
  • Level 4 NVQ or equivalent
  • T Level in Communications or related subject
  • Level 4 Higher Apprenticeship in Communications or related subject

Example Qualifications

  • Higher National Certificate
  • Level 4 Award
  • Level 4 Certificate
  • Level 4 Diploma
  • Level 4 NVQ
  • Level 4 Higher Apprenticeship

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