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Communications Officer - February 2020
  • Employer: North West Leicestershire District Council
  • Reference: NWLDC/20/120927
  • Published: Wed 05/02/2020, 13:45 PM
  • Closing on: Wed 19/02/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: To be confirmed
  • Salary: Band D, £21,589 - £24,799 pro rata
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: North West Leicestershire District Council, Leicestershire

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Communications Officer - February 2020

Communications Officer

Band D, £21,589 - £24,799 pro rata

(Maternity cover – 6 months)


Are you friendly, conscientious, versatile, resourceful, proactive, enthusiastic and innovative?

If so, we have an excellent opportunity in our well-respected and hard-working communications team.


You’ll need:
- A talent for writing
- An eye for accuracy
- An excellent knowledge of social media and how to use it
- To be able to build strong relationships with colleagues, external partners and the media
- To relish working in a fast-paced environment and under pressure
- Have a keen interest in news and journalism.


This is a diverse role set in a fast paced, ever changing political environment, and we need someone that works with consistency and passion.
If this sounds like something you’d like to throw yourself into, please apply! We look forward to hearing from you.


Applicants must have relevant experience and / or a degree and / or a post graduate qualification in public relations, corporate communications, journalism or other related areas.


You can apply for any of our posts online at Applications must be made using the online application process.


Disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for the job will be guaranteed an interview.

We welcome applications from all sections of the community.


Closing date 19 February 2020

How to Apply

Please apply online via the link provided. Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.

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