Your new company
I am working exclusively with Southampton City Council recruiting for their marketing team. This public sector organisation is widely known for its service and delivery to the local public. To contribute to the delivery of an effective and integrated communications function, a senior commercial communications officer is required to join the team.
Your new role
This new role will focus on promoting the council's income generating products and services to members of the public and businesses, and exploring new opportunities for income generation from council assets. You will be responsible for writing and implementing fully integrated communication strategies and plans across digital and traditional media, with a view to maximising return on investment and supporting council-wide income targets.
What you'll need to succeed
You have experience in a marketing or business development role having successfully delivered customer focused commercial communications. You are an expert in both B2C & B2B marketing and have carried out successful communications campaigns with track record of practical outcomes. You can effectively handle media relations, develop & maintain partner and stakeholder relationships. You have proven ability in web content generation, using various digital communication channels and skills in software such as; GovDelivery, Veulio, Tweet Deck or similar. An excellent level of IT literacy & MS office
What you'll get in return
You'll be offered a salary of £30,000 - £35,000 depending upon your experience. You will enjoy working in a fast-paced, challenging environment and be part of a hardworking and ambitious team with like-minded individuals supporting you.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' before the closing date of this application, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new job, contact your local Hays office for a confidential discussion on your career.