Constabulary Communications and Engagement officer

  • Location
    Devizes, Wiltshire
  • Salary
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Public Sector
  • External Reference

Adecco are delighted to be recruiting for a Communications and Engagement Officer. Our client, based in Devizes, are looking for a Communications Officer to join their team on a temporary basis. This will be part time at 20 hours per week.

The purpose of the role is to implement the company communications strategy and develop individual communications plans about specific corporate issues.

The post holder will help to produce a range of internal and external communications products in a number of different mediums suitable for different audiences and provide advice to staff on how best to communicate with those audiences and which channels to use.

Duties include (but are not limited to):
* Assisting the Head of Internal Communications and Marketing to and implement a communications strategy ensuring the co-ordination and effective delivery of corporate messages.
* Responsible for portfolios and projects and identify opportunities, both internally and externally to generate positive publicity for the company
* Introducing performance and initiatives via the intranet by proactively engaging with the media.
* Maintaining positive contact with the force's key partners and stakeholders (both internal and external), by making best use of available communications tools to enhance relationships.
* To manage internal and external events and provide support to staff organising events to enhance engagement both with our staff and the public.
* Produce and deliver communications material throughout the company and for public use.
* Maintain the company intranet being the first point of contact for development and in keeping with company guidelines

This is a busy and reactive role, and the client are looking for someone with strong attention to detail. There are tight deadlines within this role, and therefore the post holder will need to demonstrate that they are able to prioritise their workload effectively.

Please note that due to the nature of the organisation, pre employment vetting will be carried out.

If you are available and have a strong background in communications, please apply with your CV.

Adecco are an equal opportunities employer and act as a recruitment agency.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Please apply with your CV to: Jodie Powell