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Corporate Communications Digital Manager

Date: May 30, 2019

Location: Kilkenny, KK, IE, R95 E866

Company: Glanbia

Glanbia plc

Corporate Communications Digital Manager (maternity cover)


Glanbia is currently seeking to recruit a Corporate Communications Digital Manager (maternity cover) in its Group Corporate Affairs team. This candidate will develop and deliver the group's content strategy across our internal and external digital communications channels, including our global intranet, corporate website and corporate social media channels.


Our Purpose & Values:

At Glanbia we are dedicated to delivering better nutrition for every step of life’s journey. We differentiate ourselves by doing not only what is right for our business, but also what is good for our people and the communities in which we live and work. So if you’re looking to develop your career, stretch your ambitions and work for a company that has the ability to succeed on the world stage, ours is a journey you’ll want to share.


Key Elements of the Role:

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing digital content for Glanbia across our group communications channels. This role will involve the management of a content calendar, content creation, copywriting, channel management and reporting. Responsibilities will include:

  • Maintaining internal and external digital corporate communications platforms including Our Glanbia, our Group wide intranet and our external website, working to make sure they are content rich, accurate and have the best possible user experience. Constantly seeking out ways to improve them and deliver business value, analysing and evaluating strategies regularly.
  • Identify and plan a content calendar and schedule for internal and external channels. Produce engaging content as per the schedule.
  • Provide oversight and editorial rigour for social, blog and other digital content to make sure it is engaging, effective and builds our reputation.
  • Proactively 'hunt' for content across the Glanbia Group to ensure the pulse of Glanbia is echoed in all digital content.
  • Develop/maintain social media profiles and quality content on Twitter and LinkedIn. Develop other relevant social media outlets to support and expand our digital presence where appropriate.
  • Work in collaboration with our business units and group functions to provide advice and support around internal and external communications, build ownership, find new publishers and authors as required.
  • Work closely with group functions including Investor Relations, Group Secretariat and Employee Engagement to manage updates around Glanbia reporting events e.g. quarterly results, AGMs, annual report publication etc.
  • Partner with Glanbia Business Services to manage the technical maintenance and development of our channels


Qualifications and Experience Required:

  • 3 years + experience in digital corporate communications either agency and/or in-house.
  • Third level degree in communications, journalism, digital marketing or a related field.
  • Must be creative, collaborative, organized.
  • Excellent communication skills especially writing
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills with ability to coordinate resources in disparate teams and communicate effectively with employees of all levels of seniority.
  • Good project management skills.
  • Design capability using tools such as Canva, Powtoon would be an advantage.