Communications Officer

£220.00 - £240.00 per day
25 Mar 2021
22 Apr 2021
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side

Day rate: £220 - £240
Organisation: City of London Corporation
Organisation type: Local Government
Contract length: 5 weeks
Part time: 2 days a week (Mondays and Tuesdays)
Start date: ASAP
Location: London
Remote working

Your new role
You will lead, support and co-ordinate the City of London Corporation's communications relating to COVID-19, from a Public Health perspective. A key part of the role will be representing the corporate Communications Team in meetings and providing clear messaging to the media, residents, workers and visitors, as London grapples with the pandemic. You will report to the Director of Communications.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Experience working as a Communications Officer
  • Experience drafting news releases or other communications tools
  • Experience providing strategic media and communications advice
  • Ability to communicate with stakeholders at all levels
  • Experience using a number of different communication channels
  • Excellent writing and editorial skills
  • Ability to accurately summarise and convey complex information to a diverse audience
  • Social media expertise

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or contact me on the details below. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking to a new position, feel free to contact me for a confidential discussion on your career.

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