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Senior Strategic Communications Officer

Spencer Clarke Group
Closing date
16 Feb 2022

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Contract Type
Full Time
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If you're searching for a rewarding and fulfilling career opportunity, look no further. Spencer Clarke Group are working alongside Westminster Council to appoint a talented Senior Strategic Communications Officers on a Contract basis.

As a Senior Strategic Communications Officer you'll play a vital role in supporting on the development and implementation of strategic campaign and communication activities that will drive the delivery of the City for All priorities through information and behaviour change campaigns, informed by sophisticated customer insight.

The ideal candidate will be forward thinking, driven and determined to make a difference!

If that sounds like you, we'd love to hear from you!

About the role

Based in Westminster, you will be tasked with delivering key strategic objectives including:

Developing outline plans identifying the most effective interventions, channels and tools to engage audiences, influence perceptions, change behaviour or deliver policy.
Delivering a range of coordinated activity across the marketing and communications mix to deliver the best outcomes.
Monitoring and reporting on effectiveness of campaigns and make recommendations to improve delivery.
Scanning and interpreting the local government and communications landscape to identify and help to manage the risk and maximise the opportunities
About you
The ideal candidate for this position will have:

Experience of working on pro‐active communication strategies using a variety of tools, techniques and channels with minimal supervision
Experience of handling sensitive enquires that require liaising with stakeholders and external agencies to minimise reputational risk
Experience of working in a political environment, skills in understanding and responding to different perspectives and taking a cross-organisational perspective
Education to a degree level, or hold a marketing / communications qualification, or equivalent by experience.
Experience is also preferable in:

Working in a democratic environment, conscious of an apolitical approach.
Being a good communicator at all levels and able to build effective relationships quickly.
About the company

You'll be working for Westminster Council, a high profile Council that is dedicated to the positive outcomes for its employees and stakeholders.

What's on offer

Salary: £200-£250+ per day (may negotiable higher for the right candidate)
Please submit your CV with the rate you require

Overtime: no options available
Contract type: 3-6 month contract, likely to extend
Hours: 09:00-17:00 Monday to Friday
How to apply

Please send your CV to John at
Or, call (phone number removed)
Once your CV is received, if you are successful you will be contacted.
Due to the extremely high number of applications, it may not be possible to contact every applicant. As such, if you are not contacted please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.
About Spencer Clarke Group

Here at Spencer Clarke Group, we pride ourselves on connecting you with the best career opportunities; our experienced Consultants have extensive market knowledge and will also provide expert career advice along the way.

When you join us, you will receive:

Access to a wide range of temporary and permanent opportunities
Free DBS checks
Post Placement Aftercare
Loyalty reward scheme and regular competitions for our agency professionals
Spencer Clarke Group offer a market leading referral scheme of up to £250 so if you know of someone who may also be looking for an exciting career opportunity, ask them to email their CV to John Shorrock on (url removed) remembering to include your details as well.

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