Communications Officer

Recruiter
Prestige Recruitment
Location
Warwickshire
Salary
30108.00 GBP Annual
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Sector
Sales
Contract Type
Permanent

This is a contract role until March 2018 and there are 2 positions available.

My client based in Stratford Upon Avon are looking for 2 Operational Communications Officers to join their team in August 2017

Develop and deliver tactical communication strategies, initiatives and plans (internal and external) in line with policing priorities using a wide range of communication channels. Lead on specific areas of organisational communications.

Make best use of appropriate technology, good communication practice and devise innovative, effective communication solutions to deliver targeted communications to meet operational priorities. Deliver key messages and communications using internal communication channels, digital and social media, media communication channels and marketing opportunities.

Manage service suppliers e.g. monitoring agencies, news management system suppliers, photographic services, graphic design, print buying and digital advertising.
Seek out new communication approaches to increase public confidence and satisfaction in services utilising a range of channels.


Establish and maintain professional and positive working relationships with key stakeholders, including media organisations, partners and community-based organisations to extend the reach of communications. Negotiate and consult with both internal and external stakeholders to protect and manage risks to the reputation of the business. In particular, manage and enhance the reputation through local, national and international, specialist, social and digital media.

To apply for this role you will need to be educated to ideally to degree or HNC level and have at least 2 years experience working within a communications officer role.

You may be require to attend meetings at additional sites so a car is essential.

Please note to the high volume of applications we receive only successful candidates will be contacted