Sheffield City Council
Salary: Grade 8 (£32,233 - £37,107 pro rata)
Contract Type: Permanent - Full Time
Hours Per Week: 37
Closing Date: 27 February 2019
Are you someone who is passionate about helping the Council to communicate with its employees, helping to keep them informed and engaged?
We are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced internal communications specialist who can work as part of a busy team to help us deliver the Council’s communications strategy.
The role will cover a range of internal communications disciplines from channel management and senior manager messaging, to event organisation and acting as work stream lead for communications on change project teams.
You will have experience of advising senior leaders on internal communications, developing and delivering internal communications strategies and plans, and leading on communications for change programmes.
You will understand the impact that change has on individuals and how effective communication can support people through change. In addition, you will have excellent writing skills, a strong background in developing and/or managing a range of internal communications channels and the ability to evaluate effectively, using what you learn to improve your approach.
We expect you to be qualified and experienced in communications and, ideally, in internal and change communications.
If you think that you have the skills, enthusiasm and outlook to help us continue our work, then we want to hear from you.
We are committed to fairness and social justice and welcome applications from everyone. We value our diverse workforce and aim to work together to make the most of our differences. Under the Disability Confident Scheme, disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria of this job are guaranteed an interview.
Interviews for successful applications will be held on Monday 11 March 2019