Title: Senior PR and Digital Officer
Employer: London Borough of Waltham Forest
Contract type: Permanent
Hours: 36 hours
Salary: £39,774 - £42,684
DBS Check: No
Location: Waltham Forest
Bursting with culture, energy and opportunity, Waltham Forest is a place people want to live, raise a family and start a business. It’s also a fantastic place to work as we provide key services and deliver exciting programmes that improve the lives of our residents including the Mayor of London’s first ever Borough of Culture. This is just one of the many changes driving Waltham Forest as the place to be.
From our response to the Covid–19 outbreak to our ambitious regeneration and growth programme, an opportunity to shape the borough, accelerate growth, generate jobs and bring more investment. The communications team are at the heart of driving change and innovation that make a positive impact for our residents and businesses.
We are recruiting for a Senior PR and Digital Officer that will work to support communication across our regulatory services. From landlord licensing, food hygiene, tackling anti-social behaviour regulatory services make a huge difference to our residents’ quality of life.
As the Local Authority of the Year 2019 (MJ awards) we expect high standards. We are looking for someone that really gets to know their audience, has great writing skills and is a strategic thinker that can use their experience and understanding of communications to reach the right people with the right messages. We are looking for someone that enjoys taking a hands-on approach and uses their digital knowhow to create engaging content and, award-winning innovative and creative campaigns. You’ll be able to use data and insight to understand what makes people tick and help change the way they think, feel and act.
How to Apply
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