Communications Officer

£27k PA PLUS BENEFITS; 35 hours per week; Based in Old St, London

CIHT is a membership organization representing over 14,000 people who work in the highways and transportation sector.
CIHT wishes to appoint an experienced and dynamic communications officer to maximize the opportunities to enhance the reputation and profile of the Institution. Working with the Marketing & Communications Manager, you will be responsible to effectively communicate the Institution’s messages to all its stakeholders and members through a variety of channels.

You will have experience of working in a communications role and producing engaging copy and marketing materials for different audiences and channels both on and offline.

This is a great opportunity for a passionate communicator with an ability to work quickly and flexibly to help shape and deliver CIHT’s communication activity. The role calls for a highly motivated individual with; strong organisational skills and who is an excellent communicator, both orally and in writing, can work under pressure, balancing a variety of demands on their time. The role requires someone with energy and enthusiasm and experience of delivering targeted communication campaigns that deliver positive outcomes.

Communications Officer JD

To apply please send a copy of your CV with covering letter to The closing date for entries is the 23 January 2020. And interviews will be held on 29 or 30 January 2020.

No agencies please.

Meeting Venue Coordinator / Front of House / Administrator

£17,600 PA - Part-time - 28 hours per week - Monday to Thurs

Permanent role. NO AGENCIES

Applications without a covering letter will not be considered.

CIHT, representing over 14,000 practitioners across the Highways & Transportation profession, is seeking an experienced office administrator to help run a busy front office and meeting facilities. You will be the first point of contact for visitors to the Institution, organise and run all reception services, manage booking records and provide a customer friendly support service for internal and external customers using our meeting rooms. This will include processing orders (i.e. from enquiry to billing), and proactive marketing of our meeting rooms to new clients.

With a commitment to delivery and excellent customer service, you will have the energy and drive to ensure that this busy area of the Institution’s work runs smoothly and efficiently.

You will need to be well presented, have a strong customer focus, be adaptable and flexible to change your attendance hours to suit our business needs. You will also need to be able to use Excel to produce statistics and reports to aid management reporting on meeting room usage. Previous experience of working in a hospitality environment (e.g. hotels, restaurants, meeting rooms) would be advantageous but not essential.

We are looking for a person to undertake this role working four days per week (Monday to Thursday). We are seeking to appoint a person that can start in the role September 2019.

To apply, please send a copy of your CV with covering letter to (max 2 pages) explaining how you meet the personal specification, skills and competencies. Due to the high volume of enquiries that we receive, we can only respond to applicants who we wish to invite for interview. Applications without a covering letter will not be considered.

Closing Date for applications: 25 February 2020. Interviews will be held on an ongoing basis.


For a full Job Description, please see here - FOH JD 2020