Senior Communications Executive

  • Full-time

Company Description

Publicis Groupe UK is a marketing and digital transformation business made up of 5,000 talented and versatile people with expertise in media, creative, influence, technology and data, working across 21 agencies.

Publicis Groupe UK creative agencies include Saatchi & Saatchi, BBH, Digitas, Leo Burnett and Publicis•Poke. Also, within the stable are PR agencies MSL and Kekst CNC and sustainability consultancy, Salterbaxter. Publicis Media is home to Zenith, Starcom and Spark Foundry as well as specialist practices PMX, Performics, Publicis Sport & Entertainment and Publicis Content, providing expertise across media strategy, investment, data and technology.

Langland, Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness and Digitas Health serve clients across health and wellness, science and medicine. They combine expertise across advertising and branding, clinical trial experience, data and analytics, technology, medical strategy and education and public relations and policy. 

At the core of Publicis Groupe’s data and technology offering sits Epsilon which provides personalisation at scale through CORE-ID, its proprietary data tech platform.

Publicis Sapient is the business transformation arm of Publicis Groupe, marrying technology, data sciences and business consulting with engineering and creativity, it helps clients transform digitally.

Publicis Groupe UK clients include BT, McDonald’s, ASDA, Tesco, L’Oreal, P&G, Kellogg’s, VW UK, Reckitts Benckiser, Samsung and Disney among others, encompassing six of the UK’s top 10 advertisers.

Employees share a common purpose, consistent ways of working and a financial structure that encourages collaboration.

In 2015 Publicis Groupe introduced the Power of One. Simplifying the traditional agency structure, the model removes silos between agencies and disciplines to put clients’ needs at the heart of the structure.

Publicis Groupe UK has offices in Chancery Lane, Television Centre in White City, Baker Street, Turnmills in Farringdon, Windsor, Teddington and Dublin, and people based in Edinburgh.  Publicis Groupe has a presence in more than 100 countries and employs nearly 84,000 people worldwide.

Our Commitment
As part of our dedication to create an inclusive and diverse workforce, Publicis Groupe UK is committed to equal access to opportunity for people without regard to race, age, sex, disability, neurodiversity, sexual orientation, gender identity or religion. 


Job Description

Publicis Media’s Communications function is laser-focused on delivering communications that add value to our organisation by driving reputation, share of voice and ultimate growth for our industry-leading media agencies (Spark Foundry, Starcom and Zenith).

The Senior Communications Executive will provide support with the planning, delivery and measurement of Publicis Media’s comms strategy for the UK, working closely with the Director of Communications and wider team.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Content development: Support in drafting and editing copy / content that drives employee engagement and supports profile-raising for Publicis Media and its key spokespeople.
  • Internal communications: Help engage our people by managing the day-to-day delivery of our internal communications through a range of channels including Marcel and agency newsletters.
  • Collaborate with the wider team: Provide ad hoc support where needed to with all PR activity for our agency brands and practices, eg. coordinating media enquiries, interview requests, speaking opportunities, etc.
  • Events: Support the delivery of events (both internal and external), as well as other programmes to support our culture.
  • Measurement: Coordinate regular reporting of the team’s efforts to secure leadership buy-in and to support a culture of continuous learning and improvement.

Initial deadline for candidates to submit applications is Monday 8th April 2024 at 9am


  • Strong writer and storyteller
  • Digitally savvy with hands-on experience of creating content for social media, websites and other platforms would be an advantage
  • Excellent attention to detail and an ability to work independently, but also as part of a wider team
  • Ideas driven and results focused
  • A desire to learn, grow and share
  • Knowledge of the industry a plus 

Additional Information

Publicis Groupe operates a hybrid working pattern with employees being office-based on Mondays and two other days during the working week.

If you have any adjustment needs arising from a disability or medical condition to fully participate in the recruitment process, please discuss this with the recruiter who contacts you.


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