Media and External Communication Officer

Flat Fee Recruiter Limited
Bristol (City Centre)
£24,174 - £26,822
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Media and External Communication Officer

Bristol BS20

£24,174 - £26,822

Our client is looking for a suitably qualified and experienced Media and External Communication Officer to join our vibrant and creative Corporate Communication team.

The successful candidate will oversee the delivery of communication strategies and provide comprehensive communication plans for Service projects and initiatives.

You will carry out core media and communications duties (including routine out-of-hours media cover), provide a crisis media/communication function in response to major incidents, and act as an official media spokesperson on behalf of the Service.


In return, you will receive 25 days annual holiday (plus 8 public holidays), enrolment into the Local Government Pension Scheme, and access to our Cycle to Work and Childcare Voucher schemes.

You will be working in newly developed Headquarters just 25 minutes from Bristol in Portishead, which is surrounded by a nature trail and memorial garden (for those quiet moments), you will also have access to kitchen, restaurant and coffee bar facilities, multi-gym, sports hall, and free parking.

Media and External Communication Officer Requirements

If you are educated to degree level and hold a professional qualification (for example NCTJ/NCE certificate or equivalent) with experience in developing and delivering communication plans, working in a media environment, and using social media in a business capacity we would welcome an application from you. You will have excellent IT skills and hold a current driving licence as your duties will involve travel.

Please note - you will be required to undergo a security clearance check

How to apply

If you wish to be considered for this Media and External Communication Officer job click 'apply'. You will receive an email shortly after your application - you will need to read and respond to this to complete your application.

You must be eligible to work in the UK.

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