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Southampton City - Senior Communications Officer

Job Title: Southampton City - Senior Communications Officer
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Southampton
Salary: £18 per hour
REF: ADLH150701
Contact Name: Amber Debens
Contact Email:
Job Published: 10 days ago

Job Description

Southampton City - Senior Communications Officer

Salary: £18 an hour

Full-Time (37 hours)

Job Purpose:

  • To ensure stakeholders are provided with the right information at the right

time, so staff are able to do their jobs effectively, customers know how to

interact with us, and partners know how they can collaborate.

  • To support the development and implementation of the Council’s

communications strategy and plans through research, media and public

relations, and digital communications.

  • To develop, deliver and monitor communications strategies and campaigns,

ensuring all activity is evidence based and customer focused, objectives are

achieved, evaluation mechanisms are in place and return on investment is


  • To identify and make best use of innovative and cost-effective

communication approaches, tools and technologies, including digital and

  • other ‘new media’ channels.
  • To provide professional advice and support to internal and external

stakeholders, and ensure councillors, the Council Management Team, and

managers across the organisation are kept up to date with the progress of

communication campaigns and projects.

  • To undertake proactive and reactive media relations work, including

effective crisis communications management.

  • To develop, promote and maintain positive and open working relationships

with the media, external stakeholders and colleagues across the council.

We offer:

  • 24 hour one on one specialist consultant based within your geographical area
  • 4Recruitment Services Employee Benefits Programme
  • Our own dedicated payroll support ensuring you get the full benefits of your payment

Recruitment is done in line with safe recruitment practices. 4Recruitment Services is an equal opportunities employer.

To discuss this vacancy or other vacancies in your area please contact;

Amber Debens 020 85149148

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