Digital Communications Officer

We’re looking for a digital communications officer to join our communications team and help deliver a comprehensive service to communities, staff and stakeholders.

The role involves leading development of the Service’s digital channels including website, intranet, social media, email and mobile messaging.

You’ll create engaging content for a wide range of platforms and target audiences and photograph and film incidents, events and other activities.

Using insights and analytics you’ll plan and implement digital activity, monitor channels, evaluate results and ensure delivery on objectives. 

Communicating during emergencies, media relations and delivering communications activity to support campaigns, projects and events are all part of this varied role.

The successful candidate will be experienced in managing multiple digital media channels and producing high quality content for a variety of audiences. A positive team player who can adapt to changing priorities and work well under pressure, you’ll thrive in an environment where every day brings something different. In return, you’ll join a strongly performing, forward-thinking service, work on diverse and challenging topics and enjoy flexible working arrangements.

This is a permanent, full time position based at Service headquarters in Fulwood. It is a requirement of the post to provide an on-call communications service on a rota basis.

The closing date is 1200 noon, on 3 July 2020. Interviews are likely to be held w/c 03 August 2020.

The online application and further information are available via the following link: https://jobs.lancsfirerescue.org.uk/vacancy/98433or click the link below

Diversity matters at Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service – we want to attract the broadest range of people to work with us and the more diverse the workforce, the better able we are to serve our community.  We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all individuals regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexuality, social background, religion and/or belief or age.  We are proud to be a Disability Confident Employer.

This post has been advertised internally and externally.

Expiry Date: 
03-Jul-20