Communications and Engagement Officer

  • Job Reference: 00039419-1
  • Date Posted: 17 February 2021
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £200 to £240 Per Day
  • Sector: Government & Defence, Healthcare & Medical, HSE, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Communications and Engagement Officer
Ref: VR/36680 CA

A local authority in London is currently looking for a Communications and Engagement Officer. The role is to develop, deliver and review a comprehensive engagement and communications plan to support the delivery of a key council project, involving internal and external stakeholders.

candidate needs to have communications experience across different disciplines (i.e. digital, marketing and media). Someone who’s proactive and creative. Essential experience is local authority and or health sector experience.

The role will involve:

•Devising and drafting messages to share with residents, staff, businesses, and the voluntary sector
•Liaising with internal departments, including public health, on key developments relating to the COVID-19 -19 vaccine and testing and any local lockdown rules
•Commissioning designers to create a range of graphics for our campaigns
•Drafting pro-active press releases
•Keeping a log of all council communications relating to COVID-19
•Keeping an updated file of all key messages and assets available from national and regional government and advising on deployment locally
•Liaising with directors and politicians to achieve sign-off on messaging

Please apply for immediate consideration