Senior Communication Officer

Surrey County Council
34688.00 GBP Annual
14 Jun 2019
26 Jun 2019
Engineering, Defence
Contract Type
Full Time

Do you want to join us on our transformation journey and play a key role in liaising with stakeholders both within the Council and externally? If so, then read on!

Surrey County Council is undertaking one of the most wide ranging transformation exercises in local government. As part of this we have restructured our Communication Team with a new Director and a new model of support for key services.

As part of that restructure we are looking of a Senior Communications Officer to support the work of the council and, in particular, of our Children's service. We are looking for someone who can spot a positive story and is able to use of mix of media to bring that to the attention of the Surrey public.

It is likely you will have worked in local government or a similarly complex environment for three years or more and have a good understanding of how the modern media world works. We will expect you to able to communicate with internal and external audiences, and be skilled in using both traditional and digital media.

Our values are what support our vision, shape the culture and are crucial in delivering our corporate strategy.

If this sounds like you and you want to be a part of a highly capable and motivated team then please get in touch or apply outlining your suitability for this position in your personal statement.