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Digital Communications Officer

  • Employer: West Berkshire Council
  • Reference: V4035
  • Published: Mon 20/07/2020, 9:30 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 02/08/2020, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: From £21166 to £24799 per annum (Grade F)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Council Offices, Market Street, Newbury, Berkshire

We’re looking for a creative and confident communicator to join us and help develop our engagement with online audiences. 

Delivering professional, engaging and effective communications activity on social media and other online platforms you will help keep residents informed about the work of West Berkshire Council and the services it provides. As well as a good sense of what makes great content, strong customer service skills are also required as engaging with local residents on these platforms is an important part of the role. 

This is a great opportunity to work with teams across the Council, promoting our services and interacting with residents. There’s never a dull moment – from photography and video creation, to generating e-newsletters and responding to customer enquiries the different skills required each day keeps the role interesting.  

If you have excellent written and verbal communication skills, a creative flair and experience of digital and social channels we look forward to hearing from you. 

This role has been identified as public facing in accordance with Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2017; the requirement to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in English applies. 

West Berkshire Council offer excellent employment benefits such as flexible working, access to a wide range of relevant training, local government pension scheme, family friendly policies, a range of local discounts and much more. You will also be entitled to a generous annual leave entitlement of 27 days per annum rising to a maximum of 32 days. 

Please contact Martin Dunscombe (Communications Manager) on 01635 519122 for an informal chat about this role.

This role is fixed term until 18/12/2020 - Interim support during short term organisational change.  

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  • Job Description
  • Employer: West Berkshire Council
  • Reference: V4035
  • Published: Mon 20/07/2020, 9:30 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 02/08/2020, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: From £21166 to £24799 per annum (Grade F)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Council Offices, Market Street, Newbury, Berkshire

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