Corporate Communications Associate

Operations Horsham, United Kingdom


Description

As our Corporate Communications Associate you will drive forward the studios internal and external communications to best represent and uplift the CA brand.

This is an exciting opportunity for a junior communications professional to take ownership of, and to look at creative ways to develop, the studio’s communications.

You will provide support to the Head of Corporate Communications, in line with the corporate comms strategy focusing on the quality and consistency of our internal communications. You will have a good understanding of audience demographics with the ability to adapt your communications accordingly. The ideal candidate will have experience in developing internal communications, writing copy for web and delivering social media strategy. Events management experience is a bonus.

You will also provide support to the Studio Content Producer, assisting with the creation of digital assets for internal print and social media using Adobe Photoshop.

You’ll need to be flexible and able to react quickly to priorities, providing key communications support to CA’s Operations Directorate; Studio Support and Facilities, HR and Recruitment, IT and Finance.

Key Responsibilities

Supporting the Head of Corporate Communications, you will produce snappy and engaging copy for internal communications and social media, speaking to varied audiences. You will also support the Studio Content Producer in creating 2D graphics for digital and print.

You will be embedded in studio life and best placed to seek out opportunities for creating new content which shows off our award-winning studio.

Knowledge, Skill and Experience 

Essential

  • Experience writing copy for internal communications
  • Track record in creating engaging content
  • Excellent communication skills and attention to detail
  • Experience in using Adobe Photoshop
  • Self-motivated and results-driven with a desire for continuous improvement
Desirable
  • Proven experience of delivering social media campaigns
  • Wider experience of Adobe Creative Suites a bonus, but not essential
  • Experience of working within a large creative organisation and working with marketing teams is preferred but not required
  • Passionate and knowledgeable about our games
  • Experience of working sensitively with long-standing IP heritage



We offer a fully bespoke funded relocation package for you and your dependants and you’ll be supported through the process with our dedicated Relocation Specialist. 

Please note, we cannot sponsor a VISA for this position so applicants must have the Right to Work in the UK.

We also have an excellent range of benefits to support your work life balance, including:
  • Generous holiday allowance plus full studio closure over the Christmas and New Year period, as all UK Bank holidays
  • Annual discretionary studio bonus
  • Defined career development pathways and personalised training support so you can truly excel in your area of expertise
  • Support in Learning and Development; internal masterclasses, prestigious creative workshops to inspire and enthuse including internal programming conferences, on-site training with renowned specialists as well as global conference attendance
  • Private medical and dental insurance, life insurance, permanent health insurance, critical illness cover and free health care screening
  • Season ticket travel loans and cycle to work scheme
  • Free bike servicing and discounted car valet service on site
  • Free games and merchandise plus access to our extensive games library
  • Free breakfast every day - toast, bagels, pancakes, cereals, yoghurts, fresh fruit, smoothies, juices, milkshakes and more in our fully stocked kitchen
  • An employee assistance programme and onsite wellbeing sessions
  • In-studio heavily subsidised massage therapy
  • Discounts portal giving access to a wide range of extras such as heavily discounted home technology, travel insurance, corporate gym membership, cinema tickets, holidays, trips out and Ikea vouchers
  • Amazing studio parties such as our CA Summer Festival, a Christmas Party for you and your partner plus a separate Children’s Christmas Party. We also have our wrap parties for all our releases.
  • Free Japanese lessons, life drawing, creative writing and Pilates classes
  • A range of CA Social events including the annual sponsored Walking Challenge to 100Km, Couch to 5k in our beautiful local park, basketball, game and movie evenings, board game club, 5-a-side football, CA Choir, Sword fighting (yes, sword fighting) and loads more
  • We offer discounts with local businesses, including estate agents and local shops to support our local economy

We are Creative Assembly

We gather the greatest talent out there, coming together to craft authentic and detailed experiences of the highest quality.

We focus on our strengths and embrace our uniqueness, collaborating across teams and giving everyone the trust and respect to be masters of their craft.

Our values form the foundation of our culture and ethos:
  • Quality - Everything we do is about quality, from individual actions to final products, we take pride in the detail and authenticity of all our creations.
  • Focus - We focus on our strengths as a studio. Our teams might work across different projects, but our goals and vision should be clear for everyone.
  • Teamwork - We are a collective who thrive working across teams, empowering each other to succeed.
  • Respect - Respect at CA is given as a default, we respect each other as diverse and unique individuals, who come together to create games our fans will love.
  • Trust - Alongside respect, we trust each other, our teams and our leaders as experts of their craft. Everyone is given creative autonomy and freedom to make a real contribution to our projects and our legacy.
Our studio sites have disabled access. We are an equal opportunities employer and encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, religion or belief.