Communications Executive - Kellogg's

Kellogg’s is seeking a dynamic, experienced and innovative Communications Executive to create world-class PR campaigns to help shape the future growth of its brands. You will be joining an energetic European Corporate Affairs team that is committed to the highest standards of excellence in communications.  You will also benefit from our global presence and fast-paced environment that will support you to realise your career ambitions. This is an exciting role, reporting directly to the Head of External Communications. The successful candidate will act as a trusted communications advisor to key stakeholders in the organisation including senior business leaders.

Company Kellogg Company
Location Dublin
Apply by 13 August 2019
Position / Title Communications Executive
Department Communications & Corporate Affairs
Reporting to Head of External Communications
Contract Type Permanent
How To Apply

Please note that we will only accept applications that are made to us via our Careers site.

https://kelloggs.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=COM000218&lang=en

ABOUT US

Are you dynamic, a keen innovator, a trend setter, or a disruptive thinker? Then Kellogg Europe is the place for you because at Kellogg’s we focus on agility, growth and innovation.

As the number one most trusted food and drink brand in the UK and the 3rd most reputable food and drink brand in Europe we have much to be proud of.  We have a huge portfolio of over 1,600 tasty foods which includes iconic brands such as Corn Flakes, Special K, Pringles, and Crunchy Nut.

We also believe that our competitive advantage comes from our people. We say it often, because it is true. Our K Values are part of our DNA -we are a company with a heart and soul, and our people care just as much. Our talented teams are encouraged to bring their best selves to work each day.

We are also hugely committed to the communities that we work in and strive to give back as our founder did - you’ll see this in the school breakfast clubs programme and volunteering activities that we encourage all our employees to participate in.  

A career with us is exciting.  Our modern and collaborative workspace and inclusive culture at our offices in Dublin Airport Central reflects that. 

Apply and come join our team!

HERE'S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING 

As a Communications Executive you will deliver exceptional results and:

  • Have a flare for writing press releases, copy, speeches and media materials
    Be brilliant at creating content and for social media and other online platforms
  • Build best in class PR plans to protect and promote Kellogg’s reputation
  • Create advocacy for Kellogg brands and stories via communication programmes that inform and engage multiple audiences
  • Manage media relations and press office requests
  • Provide support in the integrated planning process for earned media with marketing and PR agencies
  • Give guidance and direction to PR agency partners
  • Support the external lead in communications issues and opportunities- Help the team to deliver internal communications priorities
  • Review and approve in our internal approval system all PR materials to ensure communication is accurate, relevant and consistent with Kellogg's corporate messaging and positions

 YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

  • Educated to degree and/or Masters level in communications, public relations, journalism, English or related discipline preferred.
  • Demonstrable experience in a PR/Creative Agency mid-level external communications role and/or corporate communications .
  • Great influencing, project management skills and the ability to prioritise.
  • Interest in and working knowledge of the food industry 

Preferred:

  • Fluency in English is essential, but a second or third European language would be advantageous, as would previous experience of working in a European environment.

THE FINER PRINT

Please note that we will only accept applications that are made to us via our Careers site.

If you experience any difficulty when applying please contact Turn on Javascript!.

Please note that the closing date may be subject to change. We will interview suitable candidates as they apply, so please don’t hesitate to take this opportunity to submit your application as soon as possible.

The Growth Competencies are a set of skills and behaviours necessary to drive success for Kellogg and for our employees. They are a common guide to selecting the right talent, developing our people & unlocking high performance across the Company. To gather more detail about the behaviours you will need to demonstrate across our leadership competencies, based on the role and responsibilities of this posting, please click here to find  out more about our Growth Competencies model.

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We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, trans identity, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law

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