Guildford Borough Council
Location: Millmead House, Guildford, Surrey
Job Type: Permanent
Job Hours: 37 hours per week
Salary: £33,179 - £40,507 per annum
Closing date: 30 October 2017 (at 10:00am)
Following a restructure, we need a new permanent Communications Officer who is looking for a varied and challenging role at the forefront of our forward-looking Council.
This is a fantastic opportunity for a highly motivated communications specialist, with proven experience in a busy communications and PR environment.
As well as ongoing activities and campaigns, we have a number of high profile projects that need significant communications management and support.
We want you to make the most of your expertise and creativity by joining our focused team specialising in external and internal communications, public relations and community engagement.
This is a senior position, with the opportunity to lead, plan, create and deliver a broad range of high quality and innovative communications. As well as using your talent for developing and implementing strategic campaigns, PR and publicity, you will work with the rest of the team to provide a proactive and reactive news and media service.
You will also have extensive social media experience to help market and enrich our digital content. Looking for new ways of engaging online, with simplicity and impact, is another fundamental part of this role.
Our multi-disciplinary Communications and PR team sits at the heart of the Council, providing strategic and tactical advice and expertise to help reach out to our local community and beyond.
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Closing date: 30 October 2017 (at 10am)
Interviews will be held at our Millmead Offices in Guildford