Since 1987, Mitie’s 68,000 employees, have been serving companies and communities across the world. We're the UK’s leading facilities management company. Our clients range from banks to retailers, hospitals to schools, and critical government sites. We make a positive difference to millions of people, every day, and we're very proud of this. Join us and together there's no limit to what we can achieve.
Job role and responsibilities
This is an opportunity to join Mitie's Corporate Affairs team at a busy time for the business. We're seeking a PR Executive to help communicate the company's strategy and build a strong corporate reputation by supporting effective external communications.
You'll work closely with the wider communications team (comprising of Internal Comms, Marketing and Investor Relations). This is a varied and rewarding role. Ideal for someone wanting to develop a career in communications, this role will offer a sound foundation in PR with the opportunity to expand the remit for the right candidate. You'll gain hands on experience communicating with a wide range of stakeholders including different types of media and colleagues throughout the business.
The External Communications Team sits at the heart of the business, overseeing all PR and Public Affairs activity for Mitie. You'll be promoting the business' proactive campaigns, such as Mitie's industry leading Plan Zero sustainability commitments, as well taking a key role in managing reactive press enquiries on a broad range of issues. No two days are the same!
Your job will be to protect and promote the positive reputation of the brand through integrated communications campaigns, as well as supporting the implementation of the external communications strategy.
Base: The Shard, London Bridge
Founded in 1987, Mitie's job is to look after places where Britain works and is the leading facilities management company in the UK. We offer a range of services to the Public Sectors in Central Government and Defence and Communities (Healthcare, Education and Campus & Critical). Our Technical Services (Engineering Services, Energy, Water and Real Estate Services) and Business Services (Security, Cleaning and Office Services) divisions serve private sector customers in Telecoms, Financial & Professional Services, Transport and Industrials and increasingly to the public sector.
Finally, our Specialist Services (Care & Custody, Landscapes, Waste Management and Spain) division serves both the public and private sectors. Mitie employs 68,000 people. We are the champion of the ‘Frontline Heroes' who have kept Britain working during the COVID pandemic. We take care of our customers' people and buildings, through the ‘Science of Service', and we are transforming facilities to be more flexible, safe, sustainable, and attractive to all.
The business continues to execute its technology-led strategy and in the past twelve months has received multiple awards. Find out more at www.mitie.com.