Head of Communication and Engagement

Location
Truro, Cornwall
Salary
£56,198 to £68,684 per year
Posted
06 Feb 2017
Closes
06 Mar 2017
Ref
000001YK
Sector
Government
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

We are Ambitious Cornwall. Are you?

We are looking for talented, ambitious and dedicated individuals who can help us deliver our Strategy to create a more prosperous, resilient and resourceful Cornwall. As part of our extended leadership team you will be expected to make a valued contribution to creating a more sustainable Cornwall.

One of our strategic aims is to ‘engage with our communities’ – both communities of interest and place. As a result of a LGA Peer Review of our communications offer last year, we’ve created this new senior leadership role to drive forward the necessary improvements.

As the lead professional you will be experienced in advising the organisations executive team and have an advanced understanding of local government. You will be able to evidence the provision of high quality strategic communications which enhance and protect organisational reputation using a broad range of communication channels.

So, if you’re at the top of your professional game and you want to work with people genuinely ambitious and truly dedicated to public service and making Cornwall an exceptional place to live, why not come and join the team?

This post is politically restricted under the Local Government and Housing Act 1989.

Cornwall Council is committed to safeguarding and is an equal opportunities employer.

Closing Date: Monday 6 March 2016

Interview Date: Tuesday 21 March 2016

For more information and to apply please visit our website using the Apply button provided.