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Senior Campaigns Officer

Hays Marketing
£300.00 - £400.00 per day
Closing date
3 Feb 2022

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Job Discipline
Campaign Management
Experience Level
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
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Senior Campaigns Officer - Local Government- Upto £400 day rate

Location: East London Council (Hybrid working)
Upto £400 day rate
3 month contract (with opportunity to extend)

Your new company

An East London Borough Council (local government)

Your new role

* To lead, develop and operationally manage campaigns that help the council achieve its objectives whilst meeting the needs of our residents and businesses.
* The role holder manages a number of key campaigns ensuring the team makes full use of digital channels and work with the policy and the wider communication team to help the council achieve its objectives.
* To ensure quality, value for money and that we continually learn from insight and analysis of our work.

Key Accountabilies:

* To deputise for the Campaigns Manager and support the Head of Strategic Communications in delivering high quality award winning campaigns that enable the Council to deliver its priorities
* To ensure the council's campaign programme makes use of the best available channels across the wide spectrum of communications disciplines
* To have good experience of the core professional disciplines of marketing, media, internal and digital communications
* To be responsible for the delivery of a number of campaigns ensuring all activity is monitored and evaluated and reported back regularly to the organisation
* To generate positive stories that uphold the council's narrative and be able to write and produce content appropriate for different channels

Knowledge and Experience:

* Use of digital media and familiarity of different digital channels
* Planning and delivery of communications strategies and activities

* Creating video and infographics for digital platforms

* Providing direct advice and briefing to senior managers and/or elected members on media and reputation issues

* Working across a wide range of communications projects including media, campaigns, marketing and events

* A strong understanding and knowledge of national, regional, local and specialist press relevant to local government and the boroughs communities

* An understanding of local government, the services provided by local councils, and the responsibilities a council has to its residents

* Excellent writing skills with a clear, concise and lively prose style, and the ability to write for a range of different audiences

* Ability to translate complex information into a clear and approachable format for a wide range of audiences

What you'll get in return

* Flexible working options available.
* Opportunity for contract extension

What you need to do now
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