Communications Specialist

Location
England,Northamptonshire
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
24 May 2018
Closes
21 Jun 2018
Ref
13922065/001
Contact
Charley Ford
Job Discipline
Communications, PR & Media
Experience Level
Manager
Sectors
Public Sector
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
My client are seeking a Communications professional on an Interim basis for up to 6 months with potential to go permanent

Based in Towester - Northamptonshire

Competitive day rate


Client Details

Public Sector


Description

* Producing pro-active PR campaigns for internal stakeholders
* Working across a range of services - must be able to project manage and work to tight deadlines
* To be responsible for promoting and protecting the client's brand, reputation and image, both internally and externally, through the use of traditional and modern communications channels, tools and techniques, including the websites, intranets and social media.
* To be an inspirational leader and manager within the Corporate Communications and Marketing Service.
* To ensure that effective arrangements exist to promote good internal and external communications and strong media/public relations, as well as maximising marketing opportunities to promote the organisation and other clients through traditional and all modern channels of communication.
* To be responsible for the production of research, writing and signing off information and briefings with officers and members, and maintaining accurate records of all media enquiries, for controlled and uncontrolled releases and responses.
* To be responsible for managing timely media briefings setting out key messages and relevant facts for Portfolio Holders/Lead Members, Committee Chairmen and relevant officers, prior to interviews with broadcast media.
* To identify and implement innovative ideas for marketing and client public relations.


Profile

All round generalist Communications and Marketing experience

Ability to hit the ground running and start immediately

Line management experience


Job Offer

up to 6 months with potential to extend

Competitive day rate

Towester based - Northamptonshire