Communications and Engagement Officer

Location Chichester
Discipline: Public Sector
Job type: Contract
Salary: ££12 - £13 per day
Contact name: Euan Cosh

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Job ref: RQ451678_1634221296
Published: 3 days ago
Startdate: ASAP

Communications and Engagement Officer
Full Time Contract
£12 per hour

Novax recruitment is actively seeking a Senior Communications and Engagement Officer based in West Sussex. The role is contracted for a 6 month period, with a view to extending for a year. The role is partially remote with occasional meetings at the clients office in Chichester. For this reason we are only considering candidates from commutable distances.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated communications professional to help run our communications campaigns.

As a Communications and Engagement Officer you will deliver a first-class range of communications activity, focusing on contributing to key strategic communications campaigns and engagement work across a range of channels, while supporting traditional and social media management.

You will work on a number of creative projects at one time, you will ensure that all communications activity is evaluated to show its impact by creating, managing and monitoring plans and providing quantifiable data through a variety of methods to track the success of the activity.

You will help to identify and support the council's promotional campaigns, behavioural change programmes, and projects in order to maximise opportunities.

You will have a real understanding of council services in order to spot opportunities and make relationships with key staff within the organisation.

You will also have an understanding of the news agenda both locally and nationally to make sure the county council is exploiting every opportunity and reacting to the stories of the day.

We are looking for a candidate educated up to degree level minimum. We also need a candidate with good levels of experience in PR writing, media handling and communications campaigns.

Please contact Euan on 01615491999 for further information or follow the job advert to apply.