Communications Business Partner (Full and part time available)

£31,103 - £34,557 yearly
  • Platform Housing Group
  • Remote (Home based with infrequent travel to Group Offices and other locations as required)
  • Jun 14, 2022
Permanent Marketing

Job Description

Hours – 1 x full time vacancy (35 hours per week) 1 x part time vacancy (18 hours per week)  

We are looking for two new members to join our team. A full time Business Partner who has experience of delivering a broad range of communications for our Housing Operations Teams and a part time Business Partner with an understanding of financial operations to help take our work to the next level.  

Communications matters here at Platform. As a Communications Business Partner, we are looking for you to bring your best and deliver new approaches and different ways to tell our story. We need a collaborative ‘all rounder’ who can plan and deliver communication activities that enrich our culture, showcase our values, and deliver impactful campaigns that create conversations and connections and enhance our performance.   

You will be passionate about telling powerful stories and driving outcomes. A natural relationship builder, you will be comfortable with developing and maintaining strong interactive partnerships with a range of stakeholders, from senior executives to journalists, colleagues, and customers. You will:   

  • Provide guidance and advice to colleagues to help them frame and position key messages and issues for different audiences 
  • Develop and deliver messages that support our purpose and brand 
  • Develop communication campaigns that drive key priorities and objectives 
  • Have close attention to detail and tailor communications to suit the audience and delivery channel 
  • Help frame change within the business  
  • Be self-assured, professional, and flexible, making sound decisions and maintaining a high quality of work, even with competing priorities and under pressure 

We currently have two roles available. The full-time role will be working 35 hours per week and the part time opportunity will be working 18 hours per week, attracting a part time salary of £15,995 - £17,772. We recognise the unique and individual needs of people and welcome you to discuss your preferred part time pattern during the interview process.

Please indicate on your application if you are applying for the full time or part time position.  

You’ll love it at Platform because… 
…you’ll get to make a real impact. You’ll be responsible for your own projects and campaigns and the creative conversations you deliver will help make a real difference. Our dynamic, ownership-driven culture will help you bring your best, every day. If this sounds like you, then we want to hear from you.  

To find out more about all the great benefits of working for Platform, please visit our careers page: Join Our Team | Platform Housing Group ( 

If you would like more information or to arrange an informal chat about these roles, please feel free to contact Claire Gough (Communications Manager) via email: 

While this role is home based, you should have the ability to travel to Group offices or other locations for meetings if required. Our Group offices are in Birmingham Business Park and Central Park, Worcester. 

We aim to hold interviews for these roles on Wednesday 20th July 2022 at our Birmingham Business Park office. 

Application Deadline

Jul 05, 2022