Communications Officer

Cannock, Staffordshire
Grade H £27,052 - £30,011 per annum
02 Jan 2013
17 Jan 2013
Elizabeth Baker
Government
Full Time
Permanent

Communications Officer

Post Number ES021

Grade H £27,052 - £30,011 per annum

37 hours per week

Are you passionate about delivering a wide range of internal and external communications within a Local Authority?

Are you skilled at providing advice and professional advice to elected Members and members of Senior Management Teams?

Do you practice continuous improvement?

Cannock Chase Council takes communications seriously; our aim is to protect and enhance the Council’s reputation through the active delivery of the Communications Strategy, ensuring all communications are targeted appropriately and their effectiveness constantly evaluated and improved.  

With experience of using a wide variety of communications tools such as; social media, intranet, internet, notice boards, blogs, magazines and video, we are looking for someone who is willing to provide excellent customer service and is motivated to improve and develop the service.

You will also be our front line contact for the Press and will need to sometimes work under pressure and to tight deadlines.

It is expected that you have a degree in a discipline relevant to the activities of the post.

If you can remain calm under pressure, work as part of a Team or on your own initiative and are looking for your next challenge then we would welcome your application. 

The closing date for receipt of completed applications is Thursday 17th January 2013.

Interviews will be held on Monday 28th January 2013. Successful candidates will be contacted by e-mail.

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