Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Senior Communications Officer


Job Description:

Based in Wakefield and the rate is £16.71ph PAYE  


This is a full time temporary role.    


Employer Reference:             0004 A188/1


Our client is looking for a Senior Communications Officer. To take a lead role in a fast paced media relations division.

The successful candidate will need excellent media management experience, ideally with established contacts in the regional, national and local Government media. They must have a strong news sense, understand what great, news worthy content looks like and have the skills to deliver it. They should have experience of working in a communications, PR or marketing team and the ability to manage and deliver a front-line reactive and proactive media service.

Looking for someone with experience in PR / journalism who has worked for either the NHS / local authority. This is key for this role. Also must be good with social media.

Due to high volumes of CVs received we are not able to respond to all unsuccessful applications. You will always however hear from us by phone if we are able to take your CV forward to the next stage.

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


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