Media Relations Officer

22,958 - 26,276 p.a.
23 May 2013
06 Jun 2013
Full Time


County Hall, Taunton


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 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