Communications Officer

7 days left

Location
Orchard House
Salary
£27668 - £34538
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
27 Aug 2017
Job Ref
SOL000001749
Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern
Standard
Hours
Full-Time
£27668.00 - £34538.00 p.a. Incremental progression is dependent on performance.

Hours:

37.0 Hours per Week

Solihull Council is looking for a talented communicator to join its communications team. You will need to have top notch communication skills; experience of working in a complex organisation and be looking for a new challenge.

Based in Solihull town centre the job is a varied mix of PR with a little consultation and engagement thrown in. It will also involve some supervision of our graduate trainees.

The team uses a mixture of marketing, public relations and design to make complex issues simple to understand. You will work across all the Council services on a project basis providing colleagues with communications advice. This will involve creating and implementing communication plans that make the best use of all available channels in a cost effective manner.

The job is a fantastic opportunity for you to develop both communication and management skills in a supportive and dynamic environment.

Solihull is consistently rated as one of the best places to live in the UK. The Council is a high performing local authority with a borough that has a high performing economy.

Come and join us on Solihull’s journey towards great lives and great services.

Interviews will be held on 14 September 2017.

Please contact Tom Slater for an informal discussion on 0121 704 6444.

Please note we do not accept CVs.

Solihull Council has a responsibility for, and a commitment to, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Supporting documents
Job description and person specification