Communications Executive

We’re looking for a communications executive who can bring Tech Nation’s networks to life across our communications channels, creating moments for us to connect and collaborate with our audiences.
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About Tech Nation

Tech Nation is the growth platform for tech companies and leaders. We fuel the growth of game-changing founders, leaders and scaling companies so they can positively transform societies and economies, by providing them with the coaching, content and community they need for their journey in designing the future.

We bring together a network of purposeful founders, leaders and philanthropists, progressive enterprises and policymakers, influential funds and institutions so we can collaborate in building the technological innovation that will improve the future for the UK and beyond. 

We provide learning and content, insights and analysis, coaching and research. We’re laser focused on delivering powerful outcomes and impact, because collectively we want to create a world in which anyone with vision and drive can access the skills and support needed to scale and succeed as a game-changing leader. #WeAreTechNation. We fuel growth. 

Our company values:

  • Deliver impact that lasts
  • Collaborate to innovate
  • Inform to inspire
  • Be all in

About the role

If you’re interested in understanding the tech ecosystem, what makes entrepreneurs, founders and investors tick, the role of tech to drive productivity, job creation and economic growth, engaging with challenges like digital skills, access to talent and finance and promoting tech sectors including fintech, lawtech and net zero, then this could be the role for you. 

We’re looking for a communications executive who can help bring Tech Nation’s data, knowledge and networks to life across our communications channels, creating moments for us to connect, coalesce and collaborate with our core audiences on key themes. 

This role offers an exciting opportunity to be part of Tech Nation’s Communications and Stakeholder Affairs Directorate (CSA). The CSA area is a critical function within Tech Nation managing relationships between Tech Nation and its audiences including employees, media, governments, entrepreneurs, founders, investors, industry bodies and influencers across the industry globally.  

We're offering a permanent position in Tech Nation that will cover both internal and external communications. It offers you the opportunity to develop your communications experience across a number of areas including: executive communications, content development, stakeholder engagement, media relations, government relations, project management, and much more. 

We know what excellent comms makes our audiences think, feel and do. So this role requires a flexible and creative mindset, alongside exceptional execution ability and is extremely hands-on in a fast-paced team that is outcome-focused. 

A Day in the Life of the Communications Executive might look something like this:

  • Scheduling and owning day-to-day posts for Tech Nation on social media channels including Twitter 
  • Curating content for our social media channels from our many internal and external events 
  • Preparing briefings for media interviews, government roundtables and stakeholder meetings
  • Liaising with journalists and spokespeople 
  • Verifying data and proof points 
  • Ensuring the smooth delivery of a wide range of projects and engagements, such as the company-wide all-hands, weekly company touchpoints and guest speaker series 
  • Monitoring communications activity 
  • Writing short and punchy quotes partner press releases or longer, engaging thought leadership pieces for our executives 
  • Setting up team offsites and team meetings for the CSA Directorate 


As well as sharing our ambitions and values you will have:

  • Experience of working with senior stakeholders and the media
  • Outstanding communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Experience providing administrative support in a high profile environment 
  • A demonstrable passion and enthusiasm for the tech sector
  • Demonstrable project management and organisational skills
  • Experience that demonstrates you are a doer/go-getter
  • Persuasion and influencing skills
  • A flexible mindset, happy to prioritise against changing deadlines



Where to from here?

We welcome those with alternative identities, backgrounds, and experiences. Our team includes women, men, mothers, fathers, the self-taught, the university-educated, and people of a wide variety of nationalities, ages, and socio-economic backgrounds.

Obviously, we’re looking to ensure it’s a solid fit from both sides: we want you to step into a role you love, and we want to offer you a place you’re proud to come to every day. 

We know that diverse teams are strong teams, and welcome those with alternative identities, backgrounds, and experiences to apply to life at Tech Nation. We are committed to a fair and accessible recruitment process for all candidates. We would be happy to meet any accommodation requests during the application or interview process, please just let us know.

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#WeAreTechNation

We are a small, high performance team with high standards and big ambitions.

We strive for excellence in everything we do. Our aim is to be transformative and collaborative in our work. We focus on speed, scale, resourcefulness and optimism. We never ship junk and never start with ‘no’. We’re solutions oriented and always focus on the outcome and impact of any project or priority.

We’re a curious bunch, creative and a little quirky. We debate things passionately in team meetings and stand-ups. We sometimes disagree how the world should work, but we all agree on making a big difference through our work at Tech Nation. Which is why we love it here and never take it for granted.

Want a peek behind the curtain? Check out our blog on our culture here.

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