Job Details

Job Title Digital Engagement Officer (Talk Community)
Our Reference J5288
Employment Term Fixed Term
Location Hereford
Salary(Min\Max) Negotiable
Job Category Other
Digital Engagement Officer (Talk Community)
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Contract Length: 12 months
Salary: HC8 (£29,577-£33,782 per annum)
Hours per Week: 37
Closing Date: 03/10/2021

Herefordshire Council needs support to plan and deliver the Talk Community digital channels, to help bring Herefordshire together and promote great local campaigns. The candidate will be able to provide a quick turnaround on the delivery of required work and ‘hit the ground running’ with knowledge of public sector and local government. Required experience includes:

- Stakeholder engagement
- Digital communications strategy development and implementation
- Project management experience
- Digital channel management, networking and relationships
- Copy-writing and multimedia content for a range of audiences, online and offline
- Knowledge of community-led approaches and Herefordshire beneficial

We welcome applicants whatever their personal characteristics or social identity. All requests for flexible working arrangements and reasonable adjustments will be considered.

The following candidates will be interviewed if they meet the essential criteria for the post they are applying for:

• Those who indicate that they have a disability. This is part of our commitment to the “Disability Confident” scheme;

• Those who indicate in their supporting statement that they are an Armed Forces Veteran or Reservist. This is part of our pledge to support the Armed Forces Covenant; and

• Those who indicate in their supporting statement that they are a Herefordshire care leaver. This is part of our commitment to supporting young people leaving our care.

Benefits with Herefordshire Council
Holidays: 25 days per year plus 2 days unpaid at Christmas (pro rata for part time)
Pension: LGS pension scheme

Pick your perks – our benefits include access to a range of retail, leisure, holiday and health benefits. This includes savings, cash back and discounts.

We also offer an employee assistance programme that means you will have access to confidential support and advice if you ever need it.

Please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification for more details of this role.

To apply, please submit your CV along with a supporting statement, referring to the job description and person specification, detailing how you meet the specific requirements of the role.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you would like to obtain details regarding feedback on your application please contact Hoople Resourcing at:

Specification Documents

Digital Engagement Officer JD
Digital Engagement Officer PS

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