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Comms Business Partner 845032


Job Description:

Comms Business Partner needed in Shefford £278per day ref 845032

Full time hours on a temporary basis.

We promote and explain our services, and we consult and engage on changes to services, many of which are sensitive and complex. You will be a Business Partner managing a team to support specific services with all their communication needs. You will be the key interface between these services and the team, you’ll understand their priorities, negotiate and agree the work plan and provide strategic advice and support, particularly on high-profile or sensitive projects or issues. You will be a self-motivated and talented communications manager; you will be in charge of producing high-quality content that engages customers and builds awareness and trust. As well as being an experienced communications professional you will need excellent relationship management, interpersonal and line management skills. You will also be prepared to switch priorities when needed and get involved in the delivery when required. Key skills: Developing and delivering communication campaigns to promote council services, new facilities or explain changes Write compelling content for a variety of channels and audiences Media relations – providing appropriate reactive statements and proactive media releases Line manage and support a team of four Communication Officers Great interpersonal skills to build relationships quickly with senior managers and advise them appropriately on sensitive communication issues.

If you are interested in the role, please email your CV to [email protected]  quoting the reference number


Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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