Marketing and Communications Manager


Job Description

Alternative Heat specialise in the design, supply and installation of a wide range of Offsite Prefabricated MEP solution throughout Ireland, the UK and mainland Europe.

Through continuous investment within our teams and facilities, we have grown strongly and have established ourselves as a market leader within the offsite prefabrication industry.

We are currently recruiting for a Marketing and Communications Manager to support our growing Business Development and Sales teams, while also supporting and managing company-wide marketing and communications functions.

The post, based at our Head Office in Banbridge, is a permanent contract and offers a great opportunity for a candidate who wants to contribute to growth with a progressive and dynamic company.


Reporting to the Business Development Manager, the management level role has been created to head up and manage all internal and external marketing and communications requirements within the company.

The candidate will manage the existing day-to-day marketing functions of the company, while identifying new opportunities for raising the profile and brand of the company, bringing in new ideas and tried and tested marketing techniques.

Core Responsibilities of role:

    We have detailed below some of the key elements of this role:

    • Content creation, development and copywriting for company marketing and communications channels, both digital and print, to include, but not limited to: company brochures; project case studies; news articles, press releases; website content and LinkedIn posts
    • Day-to-day management and updating of company websites and LinkedIn pages to include approval of new content created and monitoring of metrics for online channels.
    • Oversee and manage the capture and storage of photo and video content of ongoing projects (within our offsite fabrication facilities) and of completed projects (prior to dispatch to site and following onsite install) for use in marketing campaigns and promotional material
    • Review and streamline company presentations and brochures to ensure they are up to date and in line with our current market offerings
    • Identify new opportunities for raising the profile and developing the brand of Alternative Heat Ltd.
    • Manage external event planning to include associated internal and external communication and external event marketing
    • Manage the attendance at and promotion of awards in which the company have been shortlisted
    • Management of annual marketing budget to include quarterly reporting on marketing activity, marketing spend and marketing road map/growth plan
    • Engage with internal Social Committee and assist with developing ideas and organisation of team building events throughout the course of the year
    • Engage with internal Health and Wellbeing Committee to generate relevant data for the Company newsletter and organise activities that promote the company core values both internally and externally
    • Any other duties deemed necessary by Management

    Essential Criteria:

    • Third level qualification in a marketing or communications discipline or can demonstrate an equivalent level of experience
    • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in heading up a Marketing or Communications role
    • Demonstrated experience of content development for creation of digital and print marketing material
    • Demonstrated experience of website and LinkedIn content management
    • Excellent written and oral communication skills
    • Strong IT skills including proficiency in Microsoft Packages (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook).

    Desirable Criteria:

    • Demonstrate experience in the handling of media relations, including the writing of press releases
    • A minimum of 5 years relevant experience
    • Experience of using Google and LinkedIn Analytics


Head Office, Banbridge


08:00-17:00, Mon – Thurs, 08:00 -15:00 Fri


Competitive depending on experience

Responsible to:

Business Development Manager

About Us

The opportunity has arisen to join an industry leader in UK's Building Services providers. We design, develop and deliver a wide range of offsite-prefabricated, innovative and sustainable building service solutions throughout the UK & Ireland.

Alternative Heat specialises in the design, supply and installation of a wide range of prefabricated energy solutions, typically built in NI and shipped throughout the UK and Ireland. We also offer turnkey design, build and operate solutions for commercial energy centers and large-scale district heating solutions and have experience with successfully procuring and delivering many similiar packages to a wide range of public body's throughout Ireland and UK.

Employee Benefits:

  • Full in-house training
  • Competitive Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Annual Health Check
  • 30 days Annual Leave

To apply for this role, send your CV and covering letter to
Alternative Heat is an equal opportunities employer.

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