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Communications and Engagement Officer

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Communications and Engagement Officer

  • Location:

    Greater London

  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £30 - 35 per hour

  • Contact:

    Luke Brison

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 064

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  • Published:

    30 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Communication and Engagement Officer 
3-month contract, initially
£30 - £35 per hour
Are you a Communications and/or Engagement specialist looking for a new challenge?
Carrington West are currently recruiting for an experienced communications and engagement professional to support a busy cline tin London. 
We are looking for a person with a proven background in working for a local authority and familiar with the activity and responsibilities of a highways and transport function and the ability to develop and deliver multiple engagement, communications and publicity programmes simultaneously.
Key Responsibilities:
·Communicates clearly, confidently, and appropriately using the best tools and methods for the task.
·Developing Consultation and engagement strategies for a range of projects from small to large.
·Ability to influence and motivate a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders to achieve the objectives.  
·As well as developing consultation and engagement strategies also managing and delivering them, with the support of other team members, including all day to day administrative and project support functions - material preparation, event scheduling, etc.
·Develop and lead on comms and publicity for the team and service (non-scheme specific)
·Manage all correspondence for the team, across a number of channels. This does not mean dealing with all of it directly, but working with other officers in the team to ensure the authority are being as responsive as they can, and that the correct systems are in place to manage
What you need to do now:
If you are interested in this role and fit the criteria above, please send us your application today. If you have any questions about the vacancy, please contact Luke at Carrington West on 02393 876064
If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the rate, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Traffic & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 100+ years experience in this market. Please call Luke at Carrington West on 02393 876064 for more information
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