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Communications Officer

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The Arc, High Street, Clowne
Salary details
£29,767 to £32,056 per annum, pro rata
Job term
Full Time
Appointment type
37 hours per week
Closing Date
28 June 2024

We are looking for a creative Communications Officer to join our communications, marketing and design team, working at the heart of Bolsover District Council and our communities.


We are an ambitious authority that aims to shape public services for the better, create a thriving and prosperous district and promote our local communities, and effective communication is a key element.


This exciting opportunity will give you the chance to work in an innovative and fast-paced environment where you will help plan, deliver and monitor communications and marketing campaigns across broadcast, print and digital media as well as working to enhance the reputation of the organisation.  


We are looking for someone creative, enthusiastic and self-motivated, with a real passion for excellence in media, communications, marketing and design. A large part of the role will be the development of our innovative Bolsover TV channel where you will be an integral part of the team both in front and behind the camera.


As well as great personal skills and the ability to work with people at all levels, you will have extensive and current experience in communications, media, design and marketing and be able to provide quality advice and support to officers and elected members at all levels.


You must have the ability to embrace technology whilst still utilising traditional methods of communication and have a strong track record in delivery, great attention to detail, excellent judgement and a flexible attitude.


If you are looking for a rewarding career in a fun and fast paced team, then watch our short video about the work of the team.


Why work for us?


Bolsover District Council is a great place to work and if you join our team, you will become part of a talented and dedicated workforce. If you are keen to make a difference to people’s lives and develop your skills and experience, we would like to hear from you.


We offer a competitive salary, Local Government Pension Scheme, generous annual leave entitlement and excellent work/life balance initiatives.  Learn more about the benefits of working for us at: https://www.bolsover.gov.uk/


Apply today!


If you are interested in this post, please apply using the online application on our dedicated webpage on Derbyshire Jobs at: Bolsover District Council Vacancies or via Derbyshire - Jobs and Careers by clicking ‘Apply for this job’ and creating an account.  You can save your progress and exit the application at any time, coming back to it at a later stage to complete and submit your application.  Applications close Friday 28 June 2024.


Please read the Guidance Notes provided before completing any application and please note that CV’s will not be accepted.


If you do not have internet access, you can request an offline application pack by contacting Bolsover District Council Contact Centre on 01246 242424 or email BDC-HR&Payroll@bolsover.gov.uk   


We welcome applications from all sections of the community.


For further information


For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Scott Chambers, Communications, Marketing and Design Manager on 01246 242323 or email scott.chambers@bolsover.gov.uk


If you have not received any communication within four weeks of the closing date, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion, and we thank you for your interest in the job role.