Our client is a local authority in North London who are seeking a Communications Support Officer to join them for a contract role and act as a communications business partner to their Housing and Regeneration Management team.
You will be responsible for communicating and promoting the council's housing services, homelessness as well as new housing developments and regeneration schemes. You will also lead on developing campaigns on key housing issues on a local, London or national level including collaborating with relevant organisations to share and join up on key messages. You will be expected to use multiple channels including email, social media, digital marketing channels. You will also have responsibility for the production of publications, the promotion of Council events, initiatives, policies and news, helping to promote appropriate partner information and campaigns.
For this role you will be required to manage a large and demanding workload and the person hired into this position will possess strong influencing skills and have experience of communicating with a wide range of audiences using various formats. Experience of successfully delivering communication activities, materials and campaigns across multiple channels with measurable outcomes and experience of managing internal and external relationships in a complex organisation are requirements for this role.
A job description is available.
The contract is initially run until mid October but could be extended beyond this and the hourly rate offered will be £20/hr (inside IR35). Please get in touch for further information.