- Head of Communications, UK

Head of Communications
NORFOLK COUNTY COUNCIL

 
Location County Hall
Vacancy Description Norwich
Attractive Salary up to £72k plus excellent pension and relocation package.
 
Are you a top class professional communicator?  Effective at getting the message across to a range of audiences? Someone who sees the bigger picture?
 
This is a superb career opportunity for a politically astute communications expert with a demonstrable track record of success in complex political environments and senior level experience across all aspects of communications. 
 
Norfolk is one of the biggest counties and Norfolk County Council has a great story to tell. We have a vision for Norfolk that will build upon that story.
 
It’s an opportunity to show us your ambitions and your plans for how you would enhance our communications and deliver that vision.
 
We are a centre of green energy, advanced agriculture, food and drink. Life sciences and biotech based in the county are world-leading. Our digital creative hub is fast-growing. We have a large financial services sector. Our visitor economy - tourism, heritage and culture - is renowned. Norwich is England's first UNESCO City of Literature.
 
This role is one of the biggest in local government communications leading Norfolk’s award-winning Communications Team. (Winner, Best Public-Sector Campaign, CIPR Awards, 2017).
 
The Rewards: Competitive salary. Excellent pension. Relocation package. Great development potential. Located in the vibrant city of Norwich in the heart of beautiful Norfolk.
 
For more information please visit www.norfolk.gov.uk/seniorvacancies or for an informal confidential discussion contact our East of England LGA recruitment partners as follows:
 
Michelle Kirk on 07801 244823 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or
Irene McManus on 07775 192920 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 
Closing date for applications:  20 August 2018 at 9am.
 
 
Job posted on 2nd August 2018
Please mention Political Jobs when applying to this position