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Communications Assistant

Kidlington (Nr Oxford)circa £17,570 per annum

Corporate Communications, Kidlington (Nr Oxford)

Communications Assistant

Band 2D, circa £17,570 per annum

Progression based on performance

You will provide a professional communications shared services provision to internal and external customers, covering advice and information on the processes and services available from the department.  You will write articles, circulate information and meet or exceed protocols within agreed deadlines.  Where required you will assist the press bureau at times of extra demand. 

Educated in customer service, communications or with equivalent experience, you will have excellent written and IT skills particularly in the use of Microsoft Office with experience of using social networking and publishing content to websites.  You will have exceptional interpersonal and communication skills to enable interaction with staff, senior management, the public and members of the press.  The ability to organise, plan, manage and prioritise your workload is essential together with a good awareness of diversity.

The closing date for enquiries and receipt of completed applications is

Friday 18th January 2013.

We are keen to recruit people with a wide range of skills and experiences and an understanding of cultural issues. We are particularly encouraging people to join us from black, Asian and other minority ethnic communities who are under represented in the Force.

For further information and to apply online please click on the "Apply Now" button and quote the reference 8347 when prompted.