Communications Executive - Level 3
- London, UK
Fascinated by the future and captivated by technology?
Smart, driven and want to make a difference in the world?
You’ll fit right in.
Join a diverse team at Visa, where your individuality fits right in. We can provide the opportunity to shape the payments experience globally. Together, let’s transform the way the world pays.
Think you know us?
Our mission is to connect the world through the most innovative, reliable and secure digital payment network that enables individuals, businesses and economies to thrive.
Individuality fuels our brand and our global team – we’re proud that we are a talented team of 15,000 individuals with unique backgrounds, perspectives and experiences. Therefore, we understand that you are much more than your day job. We encourage quality of life outside of the office, whether it’s taking advantage of agile work schedules or our wellness programs, Visa respects and encourages meaningful work/life balance for everyone. In addition, we offer market leading salary and have a fantastic benefits offering.
So, if you’re not satisfied with the status quo, we can satisfy your desire to explore new territory, giving you the runway to really make an impact, whilst connecting you with teams around the world in a truly inclusive culture that celebrates our uniqueness.
If you think you could support Visa as a Communications Executive, we want to hear from you – together, let’s make Visa a great place to work.
What’s it all about?
Responsible for supporting the Corporate Communications Team Europe in 2 key areas:
- Corporate Communications – enabling seamless delivery of corporate communications campaigns. Includes exposure to all aspects of communications campaign with key responsibilities including maintaining calendar of events & activities, supporting on key events, creating & managing budgets, developing briefs & briefing documents, driving consistent reporting across Europe.
- CEO visibility programme – day to day management of CEO visibility programme. Includes effective assessment & management of inbound CEO invitations & external opportunities providing robust research & reasoning and supporting senior team members to deliver effective programme.
What we expect of you, day to day.
Maintains speaker engagement calendar of activity for Corp Comms team / key execs
Manages day to day enquiries regarding CEO visibility programme, providing robust research & analysis
Project manages key communications activities, events & campaigns ensuring delivery on time/on budget
Supports PR, Digital & Social team in developing appropriate assets
Manages budget / budget process for PR, Digital & Social team
Creates reports to demonstrate the effectiveness of campaigns including media / social analysis & evaluation
Assists and/or leads in management and delivery of Comms activity at conferences and events including briefing books, briefing presentations, stand management, media liaison, measurement reporting
Provides logistical, organizational and content support for Comms events – external
Oversees management of media monitoring & social media monitoring programme
Works with regional communications leads to drive consistent reporting across Europe
Establishes and maintains processes to improve team efficiency & performance
Builds strong relationships with immediate team and broader colleague base
What we’re after…
Educated to degree level, or equivalent professional experience
Experience within a PR or communications environment
Strong written and verbal communications skills in English
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to liaise with senior internal stakeholders
Excellent attention to detail
Ability to manage multiple projects under pressure with tight deadlines
An active interest in the media and public affairs
Proficiency in PowerPoint
- Digital channel experience
Passionate about communications – PR, digital & social
Experience working with data / media evaluation and analysis
Passionate & experience with digital / social channels
Project management experience
Budget management experience
Strong written and verbal communications skills in English, with other European languages an advantage
Ability to manage multiple projects under pressure
Think you have what it takes?
If you are interested in a career that will challenge and inspire you – we’d love to hear from you!
Diversity & Inclusion
Universal acceptance for everyone, everywhere, is not only our brand promise, it’s the foundation of our company culture. We foster a feeling of connectedness in the workplace, support diversity of thought, culture and background, fight for important initiatives like Equal Pay and actively work to eliminate unconscious biases that hold us all back.
By leveraging the diverse backgrounds and perspectives of our worldwide teams, Visa is a better place to work and a better business partner to our clients.