Job title: Communications Officer (Campaigns and Corporate Identity)
Directorate: Communications, Policy and Research
Full time and permanent
Salary: £29,704 (London office-based); £27,044 (based elsewhere)
Location: London, Cardiff, Belfast, Edinburgh or remote
Are you an ambitious communicator looking to develop your career at an organisation playing a vital role in our democracy?
We are seeking a Communications Officer to join our Campaigns and Corporate Identity team.
Who we are
The Electoral Commission is the independent body which oversees elections and regulates political finance in the UK. We work to promote public confidence in the democratic process and ensure its integrity.
The successful candidate will join the team at an exciting time as we begin delivering our new five-year Corporate Plan.
The Campaigns and Corporate Identity team is responsible for delivering major public awareness campaigns to ensure that as many people as possible are able to take part in the democratic process. We also lead on the organisation’s internal communications and manage the use of its corporate identity on publications and branded materials.
Who we’re looking for
You’ll need to be proactive and enthusiastic, able to drive work within your brief and to juggle conflicting requirements of different stakeholders to deliver outcomes that meet our objectives.
You’ll also need to be self-motivated to progress your own projects, alongside supporting the work of others and contributing across the organisation.
What you’ll be doing
Some of your key responsibilities will be to:
- Support the delivery of voter registration campaigns
- Lead on, and support, internal communications activity
- Manage key team systems and processes
- Coordinate the delivery of corporate publications and design work
- Build effective working relationships key stakeholders
What we offer
We offer excellent terms and conditions, including flexible working hours and the opportunity to join the Civil Service pension (dependent on scheme rules).
How to apply
You can apply for this role on our website with a supporting statement outlining how your experience and skills meet the essential criteria in the job description.
The closing date for applications is Sunday 12 June 2022 at 23:59PM, and interviews will take place in the week starting Monday 20 June.