Communications Adviser

East Lothian Council

  • Location: Haddington
  • £29,509 to £33,250 per annum, Grade 9
  • Hours: Part Time
  • Contact: Please see description
  • Reference: EAL03141

Vacancy Information

It is East Lothian Council's policy that successful applicants will be placed on the first point of the salary scale.

Salary £29509 - £33250 per annum pro rata (£16.17-£18.22 per hour)
Temporary part time position until 31st March 2019
28 hours per week
Four days per week (days to be arranged)
To start asap

Job Details

To play a key role in delivering the council’s internal and external communication strategy, building and maintaining relationships with a specific Service Area(s) within the council to establish and deliver its key objectives.

Please download the Job Outline/Person Specification (available under 'Related Documents') for the full range of tasks and duties associated with this job. You will need to refer to these in order to complete the application form.

You must ensure you meet every 'essential' criteria stated on the Person Specification to reach the interview stage. In cases where the majority of applicants meet all the essential criteria, the desirable criteria will be used to form a final short-leet.

Job Requirements

Relevant Qualifications
Educated to degree level or equivalent in an appropriate subject ie PR, Marketing, Communications and/ or able to demonstrate equivalent knowledge, skills and competencies gained through relevant experience.

This post involves accessing the public services network, therefore the preferred candidate will be subject to the Baseline Personnel Security Standards (BPSS). The preferred candidate will be subject to a Basic Disclosure provided by Disclosure Scotland prior to a formal offer of employment being made by East Lothian Council.

Additional Information

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