Graduate takes first step on career ladder with Athene Communications

PR and Communications consultancy Athene Communications welcomes a new addition to their team thanks to a new Peterborough graduate scheme.

Jonathan Orrell graduated from Chester University with a degree in Business Studies and has joined Athene as a Graduate Account Executive for a six month period, as part of the Peterborough Graduate Scheme run by Change Agents UK.

He will be supporting Athene’s community engJonathan Orrellagement team with organising events, and working with local planners and councillors.

The Peterborough Graduate Scheme is delivered by Change Agents UK, working with Opportunity Peterborough and University Centre Peterborough. Jonathan will also be involved with sustainable growth initiatives and recently supported an event hosted by Langdyke Countryside Trust.

Managing Director of Athene Communications, Richard Astle said: “We are really pleased to welcome Jonathan to Athene and I am confident he will be a great addition.

“It’s exciting to be involved with the Peterborough Graduate Scheme and to offer a placement to a recent graduate.”
Jonathan, who lives in Werrington, said, “I am looking forward to supporting Athene’s community engagement team. This is an excellent first step in my career and I feel incredibly fortunate to be offered this opportunity.”


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