Senior Communications Officer

Location
England,London
Salary
£150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted
02 Oct 2020
Closes
30 Oct 2020
Ref
3865886
Contact
Samuel Smith
Experience Level
Manager
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time
Contract length: 6 months
Start date: Immediate
Location: London
Organisation: Local Authority

Your new role
For this role you will have the opportunity to work in the communications department for an ambitious and changing council. Your role will be to increase the council's engagement with residents and businesses through delivering high quality marketing, media and digital communications regarding the coronavirus pandemic. You will use a number of different media channels to reach different audiences to make sure they are aware of all the health measures in place to limit the spread of the virus. Your focus will be on the public health side of things within the council such as their enhanced test and trace programme.

What you'll need to succeed

* Experience working in Local Government as a Senior Communications Officer
* Considerable experience collaborating with stakeholders at all levels
* Experience of developing and delivering communications plans for a range of projects
* Good understanding of how to evaluate different communications techniques
* Previously managed high-level media issues in complex organisations
* Ability to accurately summarise and convey complex information to a diverse audience
* Excellent writing and editorial skills

What you need to do now
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