CDS Vacancies



EMEA HR Communications Specialist

ATH Reference:



United Kingdom

Job Area:


Closure Date:

19 December 2019

Date Posted:

20 September 2019

Hiring Manager:

George Jurov


Communications Specialist



  • Participate in the development and implementation of the Communications Plan and Strategy

  • Research best industry practices and make recommendations for implementation

  • Ensure company SharePoint content is regularly refreshed and meets corporate guidelines

  • Recommend, implement, and maintain Sharepoint design and operation

  • Design promotional materials, both print and electronic

  • Contribute to the development of innovative communication campaign plans across digital, social and print media

  • Production of a regular CDS Staff Newsletters

  • Engage with various functions and representatives across the business to capture latest news and developments to be reflected in internal communications

  • Analyse the effectiveness of our existing communications channels and recommend innovative approaches to improve quality and effectiveness of communications within CDS


Key Skills:

  • High level of English proficiency

  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing

  • Proof reading – good eye for detail

  • Copywriting – ability to write high quality copy in different styles depending upon the audience and medium

  • Basic Graphic Design skills (SharePoint experience is a plus)

  • Proficient user level in digital mediums

  • Excellent organisational and coordination skills

  • Excellent computer skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills – ability to communicate effectively at all levels

  • Ability to take an audience-focused view of communications solutions

  • Ability to anticipate and plan for employee communication needs



  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communications, English Literature or another relevant major.