Posted: June 16, 2022
Location: Telford
Division: Office
Type: Temp - Ongoing

Communications Officer


Full time, Monday to Friday

DBS required


My client in Telford requires a Communications Officer.

The position is full time, Monday to Friday 37-hour week and will be on going for 12 months. If successful, the client would require you to start early July.

You will be required to assist in the communications of Telford & Wrekin Council’s key priorities through a range of established and developing channels, positioning the local authority as a proactive, professional, and high performing council that optimises a digital first approach.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Deliver communication campaigns, corporate publicity, and information through the Council’s existing and developing channels
  • Promote the development of digital news, publishing this to as wide an audience as possible
  • Provide specific information for the council’s intranet site and support internal communications and activities
  • Develop news items, organise events and respond to press and social media enquiries related to campaigns
  • To assist in the preparation and dissemination of newsletters, information reports and other marketing and communication material
  • Support the work of council colleagues, partners, and stakeholders, as agreed by the line manager
  • Liaise with suppliers as necessary to ensure the successful implementation of marketing campaigns and other publicity materials in line with the corporate communications strategy
  • Communicate the council’s decisions, policies and campaigns to the media and respond efficiently to media enquiries; digital, print and broadcast
  • Maximise opportunities for internal, digital, and social media in all forms of communications
  • Monitor brand and style guidelines within the council ensuring all publications align
  • Monitor, evaluate and report on the progress of communications to help improve service delivery.

For more information or to apply for this position please send your CV to Louise or call our office 01743 – 461239.