SFE Young Professionals: communications role available

The SFE Young Professionals Committee is looking for a Communications Lead. It is a pivotal role and involves supporting the coordination and promotion of events, content capture and generation, as well as providing a voice for the group across multiple channels.

Please find the role description below. For further details about SFE Young Professionals click here.


  • Lead on social channels across LinkedIn and Twitter to engage and grow the current membership
  • Working with committee members and other stakeholders, produce and execute multi-channel communications plans to drive event awareness and attendance
  • Facilitate effective internal communications between committee members through the adoption of technological innovations
  • Build and deliver a pipeline of content (original and shared) to maintain an active and engaging online presence for the group
  • Create (or partner with third parties to produce) collateral in support of events and other communications initiatives
  • Liaise with SFE Head of Communications and support on wider membership projects as required
  • Represent the SFE YP group at various networking / industry events


  • Experience in managing multiple social channels and accounts / pages
  • Excellent written communications skills
  • Honed stakeholder management - able to coordinate multiple dispersed teams and achieve results through influencing
  • Enthusiasm and energy; passion for SFE Young Professional’s aims and objectives
  • Capacity to commit to quarterly meetings and assisting in one to two events per year. Additional ad hoc support will also be required of this role
  • Adaptable with the ability prioritise and complete multiple projects within tight timescales
  • Proactive, engaged and eager to build network outside their own organisation

To apply, please email your CV and a short cover letter to SFE Young Professionals Secretariat David Hedley at dhedley@sfe.org.uk. Applications close on Friday 3 July 2020.