Communications Officer

  • Date Posted: 13/10/2017

Fixed term contract (12 months)
£19,430 - £21,268 p.a.
37 hours per week including occasional evening and weekends
Based at the Guildhall, Salisbury

Salisbury City Council are seeking a communications officer to assist us with achieving our communication strategy.

Some of the things you will be doing:
• Maintain our website and online presence and accessibility and functionality
• Manage social networking areas
• Deal with press enquiries
• Work on promotional activities to generate income
• Work with SCC employees on ensuring corporate identity is maintained
• Design and deliver corporate marketing and merchandising initiatives

To be successful in this post you will need:
• Significant experience in a wide range of communications including maintaining a multi-page interactive website, running social media campaigns and working with media organisations
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to plan and organise a number of projects simultaneously and manage own workload when meeting conflicting deadlines
• To be a team worker
• Commitment to Equality and Inclusion

Closing date for applications is 12:00 27th October 2017
Interviews are planned for week commencing 6th November 2017

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