Communications Assistant - Consumer PR & Events - Aldi

ALDI, one of the world’s most successful retailers now have an opening for a Communications Assistant - Consumer PR & Events to join their growing Communications team. They are seeking a highly motivated individual that can demonstrate excellent management skills, exceptional attention to detail and strong organisational skills, with a real passion for consumer communications and all things media related.

Company Aldi
Location Naas, Kildare, Hybrid working offered
Apply by 4 February 2022
Position / Title Communications Assistant - Consumer PR & Events
Department Communications
Reporting to Head of Consumer PR
Contract Type Permanent
How To Apply

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The Role:

You will be responsible for supporting the delivery of communications of Food Awards, Special Buy programme, BWS (Beers, Wines & Spirits) and project management of their client’s Events campaign. The successful candidate will be expected to act as cover in other areas of Consumer PR, as part of colleague holiday cover.

The role will be primarily in Consumer Public Relations, however the successful candidate will be expected to act as cover in other areas including events when required to do so.


Essential Experience and Skill Sets

  • Communicate in a timely, effective and professional manner with key stakeholders
  • Contribute to the day-to- day management of the company’s consumer engagement with the media by preparing timely and accurate responses to queries received through the external PR agency
  • At least 3 years’ experience in the implementation of the consumer communications strategy through drafting of press releases, presentation materials and key media engagements
  • Some experience in Corporate PR would be a distinct advantage for holiday cover period
  • Knowledge and interest in marketing & PR that extends beyond the scope of their role
  • Commercially minded and conscious of the impact that their work has on the wider business
  • Proven track record/examples in personally delivering events, both small and large, on time and on budget
  • Experience in a busy, deadline driven environment
  • Prior experience working with 3rd party agencies recognised
  • Prior experience of working in a team environment
  • Polite and professional manner
  • Examples of a systematic work ethic
  • Impeccable attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and administration skills
  • Proficient IT skills
  • Full drivers licence


Desirable Qualifications

  • PR, Communications and Marketing qualification preferred


How to apply

To apply for this role, email your CV to Loading... today or call 083 8608688

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