Communications Account Manager
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Knowledge and Qualifications:
Relevant professional communications qualification in public relations, marketing or related field.
A proven track record of working successfully in journalism, communications or public relations.
Knowledge and a good understanding of the law as it applies to local government communication.
An understanding of issues relating to communication within local government.
An understanding of the issues involved in communicating via the internet, intranet and social media.
A thorough understanding of the dynamics of working as an officer in a political environment.
A proven track record of developing and implementing successful audience led communication strategies.
Substantial and demonstrable understanding and experience of external and internal communication techniques, practices and current thinking.
Experience of developing and delivering widespread media coverage and communications campaigns which can drive residents’ satisfaction and positive behaviour change.