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Communications and Marketing Officer

Bracknell Forest Council
£32,400 - £37,300
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full Time
37 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
21/05/2017 at 23:59 PM
Bracknell Forest Council

Fixed Term Contract - 18 months

Putting the council’s reputation at the heart of all you do is just the beginning of this demanding and rewarding role in a very busy and friendly team. Your expertise in proactive and reactive media relations, marketing campaigns and social media management will enable you to work confidently with a high level of autonomy and at high levels; quickly grasping organisational culture and juggling a busy workload.

In a team of six and reporting to the head of service, you will account manage the internal and external communications and marketing requirements for a number of the council’s key strategic and complex projects. You will also be part of an out of hours media rota, for which additional payment is made, and will attend evening meetings, so flexibility is essential.

Your role and responsibilities will be clearly defined and you will have hands on support from senior staff. As a team we are continually learning how to work better and smarter, so your experiences and ideas will be warmly welcomed.

Our online recruitment pack will tell you more and if you would like to talk through any aspect of the role before applying, do contact Alana Razzell, deputy head of service (01344 352171). We will be happy to hear from you.

Equal Opportunities

Bracknell Forest Council – Working for Equality. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

How to apply

Please apply online (see below).

Please read the Application Pack before you apply for this job. It contains information that you will need to refer to when applying. Not referring to this information is likely to reduce your chances of success.

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