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Communications Manager - EMEA in Crawley at Westcon-Comstor

Date Posted: 9/11/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Westcon-Comstor are looking for an experienced corporate communications manager (reporting to VP Marketing) to join our EMEA marketing team. With the ability to think both creatively and strategically, corporate communications manager will have a passion for storytelling and developing inspiring and innovative communications and content. This role is based in the South East of England at our Bracknell or Crawley offices with some flexibility. Some UK and European travel should be expected.


* Develop, manage and execute EMEA corporate communications and content plan to support corporate strategy
* Develop and execute plan to drive PR and social media
* Manage social media agency
* Manage global PR process and production
* Manage corporate blog and support content needs for international website
* Work collaboratively with key marketing stakeholders
* Proactively engage cross-functional stakeholders to understand business and IT trends, issues and major priorities for Westcon-Comstor's customers and vendors
* Collaborate with subject matter experts and executives to identify opportunities and develop thought leadership and insight content
* Manage reporting for EMEA communications
* Manage small communications/content team


* 5+ years of corporate communications, PR, marketing and/or content creation experience
* Experience building and executing strategic communications plans.
* Experience in content creation and content marketing
* Excellent writing, storytelling and editing skills
* Ability to create large scale and compelling value propositions and campaigns
* Team management skills and experience, including agency management
* Strong skills with Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
* A passion and strong understanding of B2B technology
* Channel experience preferred
* An analytical mind and interest in using data to optimise marketing strategies and tactics.
* Strong teamwork, leadership and interpersonal skills, and building/maintaining collaborative relationships.
* Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
* Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects
* Experience working at an EMEA level in geographically dispersed team
* Flexibility and change agility

Join a growing global business

Westcon-Comstor is a leading name in IT distribution with US$4.35 billion in global revenues. Our job is to link technology vendors to our distribution partners who resell software and solutions to business and other customers.

This is an exciting time to join our expanding UK and Ireland operation, which serves the EMEA region. We have ambitious plans and huge future potential - you will be ideally placed to grow your career in a dynamic yet supportive culture.