Job Description

207028721
£131/day UMBRELLA ONLY
07-Dec-2017
 

Communications Officer

A leading Government Department is seeking an experienced Communications Officer on contract basis to work at their Peterborough offices.This is an exciting opportunity to work for a leading Government Department with responsibility for supporting its capacity to deliver and lead excellent communications in the Area. The role is wide and varied, including media relations, digital communications, internal communications and communications planning and evaluation.Essential Experience:
• Communications
• Media Relations
• Digital Communications
• Social Media
• Media Handling
• Local and National Media
• Desirable-Government//Public SectorJob Description
East Anglia local communications team is looking for an all-round communications officer to support its capacity to deliver and lead excellent communications in the Area. The role is wide and varied, including media relations, digital communications, internal communications and communications planning and evaluation.Responsibilities:
• support the communications team to provide effective all round communications support to the local Area teams
• work with the local Area teams to source information and identify the right opportunities to achieve positive media coverage for our local work, including through digital channels
• monitor and evaluate media, social media and other communications activity
• draft and produce internal and external communications material (such as a Weekly Buzz, Cascade or blogs)
• work with Environment Agency national News desk and other communications colleagues to produce press releases and media handling plans
• support he creation of any national-once content to support messages providing advice on brand as necessary
• provide support to the Senior Communications Team Leader and other members of the team on forward planning and reporting / evaluation
• work other colleagues to develop and maintain briefing material to support media work and engagement with partners and communities
• provide communications support on specific local and national projectsIf you meet the criteria above, then please apply and you will be contacted within 24 hours by a representative. If you don’t hear then please accept that your application has been unsuccessful