Job Title: Communications Officer
Salary: £19,430 to £21,962 per annum
Hours: 37hrs per week
Our client is looking for a talented writer to play a key role in their communications team.
As one of their Communications Officers, you would be responsible for proactively seeking out quality stories for the media, social media, their customers and staff for use in press, publications and our internal communication channels.
You will be the council's first port of call for media enquiries and will help the council raise its profile nationally and locally, communicating clearly with their customers and supporting communication with their partners.
You will need a great news sense and an impeccable attention to detail. This is a challenging, rewarding, fun and varied role.
You might be a journalist looking for a first step into the comms world or you may already be working in comms and looking for a new challenge.
Excellent writing skills are essential and the ability to spot a story is vital. You will have an in-depth knowledge of the media and their needs, an ability to prioritise and meet deadlines.
They are looking for a team player who is committed to developing communications activities for the council.
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