Media Relations Officer
County Hall, Taunton
MEDIA RELATIONS OFFICER
37 hours per week
Salary: £22,958 - £26,276 pa
Ref No: 5943/AMB/PRW
Somerset County Council is looking for an enthusiastic new member of its Communications Team, working closely with senior managers and politicians. We want a natural communicator with sharp writing skills, and a creative brain. You’ll need to be resilient, and experience of PR, news media or marketing would be helpful in a role that will be the “front door” with the Press and broadcasters locally, regionally and nationally.
You’ll be driven by a sense of purpose, tight deadlines and a diverse workload, from taking media calls to helping design and deliver major award winning campaigns – check out our current fostering and adoption campaigns.
For an informal discussion about the position please contact Deborah Porter on 01823 355018
Apply on line at www.somerset.gov.uk/jobs or telephone our recruitment line 01823 356862 (24 hours). Please quote the reference number.
Closing date: 6 June 2013 at 5.00pm
Interviews: 21 June 2013