Job vacancy details


Media and Communications Officer

Tonbridge & Malling Borough Council
£13,400 - £18,061 (FTE £22,536 - £30,375)
Tonbridge & Malling Borough Council, Opportunity for flexible/hybrid working
Working Pattern:
Part Time
22 hours per week. Benefits include: local government pension scheme, generous annual leave, opportunity for home working, ongoing training/CPD opportunities.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
04/08/2024 at 23:55
Tonbridge & Malling Borough Council

We’re looking for an experienced communicator to join our team, showcasing the work of the council, engaging residents and delivering top-class campaigns.

This is a wide-ranging role with opportunities to build on your existing experience. You will work with teams across the council, advising on communications, managing our social channels, dealing with the news media and devising marketing campaigns.

Creativity is key to this role. You will be given room to develop your own ideas and turn them into compelling content that delivers against our strategic objectives. You will also be someone who is familiar with the news media and have the skills and confidence to deal with journalists. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential.

In return we can offer a highly varied role in which no two days are the same. The role offers a high degree of flexibility in terms of your work location being remote or office based, collaborating on a daily basis with a great team of supportive colleagues online or at regular in-person meetings at our offices.

For an informal discussion about this role please contact Jon Steel, Head of Communications on 01732 876 009 (Direct applicants only, strictly no agencies)


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