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Web and Digital Communications Officer

  • Employer: Rushmoor Borough Council
  • Reference: COMM/20/130768
  • Published: Tue 28/07/2020, 9:40 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 17/08/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours
  • Salary: £26k to £32k per annum (depending on experience)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Rushmoor Borough Council, Farnborough Rd, Farnborough, Hampshire

Starting salary: Grade four - £26k to £32k per annum (depending on experience)

Hours: 37 hours a week

Contract: Two-year fixed-term contract

We’re looking for a talented and versatile Web and Digital Communications Officer with excellent content design skills and strong customer service values to join our busy communications team.

You will work alongside our Web Manager, playing a key role in the management of our corporate website and its content.

The right candidate will have an excellent working knowledge of managing websites and their content, and experience of using content management systems.

You’ll have great copywriting skills and knowledge of best practice in content design standards, able to explain complex ideas simply. You’ll also have an excellent understanding of online customer journeys – and experience of applying that knowledge to web content and structure.

You’ll be a creative problem solver, who will enjoy working with a wide variety of content owners to help improve our customers’ online experience. You will be able to produce and understand insight data and feedback - and use it to develop new ways of working and to improve the experience and journeys for our customers.

As part of the communications team, you will also support our ever-increasing digital communications activities, where appropriate.

You will also be driven by excellence and a desire to do what’s right for our customers - and you’ll have the skills and technical knowledge to make it happen.

This is a two-year post to support the delivery of a new website and the increased emphasis on more, and better, digital customer and community engagement.

 

For more information or an informal chat, please call Paul Cowell, Web Manager, on 01252 398 475 or Gill Chisnall, Corporate Communications Manager, on 01252 398 744.

Initial closing date: Monday 17 August (may extend, depending on applications)

Interview dates: TBC (interviews on Microsoft Teams plus remote content test)

Downloads

  • Rushmoor Behaviours Framework
  • Rushmoor Borough Council - Information for applicants
  • Silver Award Logo
  • Web and Digital Communications Officer - Job Description and Person Specificatio

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  • Employer: Rushmoor Borough Council
  • Reference: COMM/20/130768
  • Published: Tue 28/07/2020, 9:40 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 17/08/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours
  • Salary: £26k to £32k per annum (depending on experience)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Rushmoor Borough Council, Farnborough Rd, Farnborough, Hampshire

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