Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Sunbury-on-Thames



Passionate about communications? Want to use your experience in a global energy organisation?

We’re looking for an enthusiastic, junior communications professional to join our growing team in London/Sunbury-on-Thames - someone who has plenty of potential to learn, develop and support BP’s Communications and External Affairs (C&EA) team at an exciting time for our industry.

The Communications Coordinator is a member of our Communications Projects centre of excellence, an “in-house agency” that drives creativity and innovation for the wider C&EA function.

Key accountabilities:As a Communications Coordinator you will be responsible for:

Working collaboratively with communications business partners and communications colleagues (you may know them as Account Managers) to gather, generate and update content for a broad range of internal communication channels and audiences

Managing internal communication channels and determining the right format for content and how it should be distributed to make sure that we’re targeting the right audiences with the right information

Co-ordinating events and providing technical support for internal clients, for example helping to organise webcasts and town hall presentations

Promoting creativity and innovation, suggesting tools and techniques to enable greater audience engagement and two-way/collaborative communication.

End-to-end project management, although this will depend upon your experience (we can help you develop project management skills). You’ll get the opportunity to support internal clients, managing the production and delivery of communication materials and making sure that the projects you are involved with are delivered within budget and on schedule.

Capturing metrics to evaluate the effectiveness of our communication activities and then sharing insights with the Communications Projects team and other key internal stakeholders.

Essential Education:

Degree level (or equivalent).

Essential experience and job requirements:

Experience working in communications or PR (minimum 2 years)

Solid stakeholder management and relationship-building skills and the ability to instil confidence with internal clients

Excellent writing, proofing and editing skills

Significant experience in the use of day-to-day digital tools and broadcast communication/webcast tools. Experience with Office 365 and Dotmailer would be an advantage

Well-organised, ability to multi-task with excellent administration skills

Highly motivated, pro-active and an ability to work independently, showing initiative and creative thinking

Ability to work to deadlines whilst maintaining a strong attention to detail

Other Requirements (e.g. Travel, Location):

There are no additional requirements. Please respond with N/A below.

Desirable criteria & qualifications:

Although not necessary, experience working in a corporate or professional services environment and/or a communications or PR agency is desirable

About BP:

We are a global energy business involved in every aspect of the energy system. We have 75,000 employees in 80 countries, working towards delivering light, heat and mobility to millions of people, every day. We are one of the very few companies equipped to solve some of the big complex challenges that matter for the future. We have a real contribution to make to the world's ambition of a low carbon future. Join us, and be part of what we can accomplish together.

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