Fixed Term / Secondment
Are you passionate about enabling peoples’ voices to be heard through sound engagement processes?
We’re keen to find an expert in the fields of engagement and insight with a specific focus on consultation.
We’re looking for someone with experience of working in a local authority or other public sector organisation, preferably covering a range of diverse service areas.
You’ll be up to date with best practice in consultation and confident in advising staff at all levels, including senior leaders, on engagement methodology, consultation quality assurance processes, research analysis and feedback. You’ll be used to working at pace and adapting your approach quickly and flexibly to meet the needs of colleagues.
You’ll also create and co-ordinate communications to encourage participation and provide support for staff on our digital engagement platform – Get Involved.
The successful candidate will be self-motivated, able to pick up complex proposals, manage stakeholders and find solutions for difficult engagements.
In return you will be joining a proactive, professional and supportive team at the heart of an ambitious council. No week will ever be the same - your work will be varied, interesting and challenging, with opportunities to use and develop your skills in all areas of communications.
Closing date: Sunday 17 February
Interviews will be held during the week commencing 25 February