Communications Assistant

Can you take an excellent Council with a great reputation and get it noticed for all the right reasons?

Rushcliffe is a modern, ambitious Council and we’re looking for a Communications Assistant, to assist in raising our profile on the national stage, whilst enhancing our reputation locally and finding innovative ways to market our local facilities and events.

The role will be based in our busy Communications team providing assistance to the team and developing your own skills. You will be focusing on communications, campaigns and reputation enhancing activities, you will be a keen communicator who knows how to use new media channels to target audiences and engage residents. You will also be able to demonstrate willingness to explore new ground for the Borough Council with the aim of expanding our reputation and profile locally and nationally.

Rushcliffe Borough Council provides high-quality services to more than 110,000 residents in a borough made up of vibrant towns and stunning villages. It is forward-looking, innovative and keen to make the most of its assets. You will be challenged in this role to deliver high quality communications that raise the profile of the Council and your ideas will help shape the reputation of the Borough.

Rushcliffe Borough Council supports flexible and part-time working in line with the needs of the public that we serve and the business needs of the Council. We believe that embracing flexibility is a smart way of working and ensures we can find and support the mix of talent and experience we need.  We can’t promise, but we are open to a chat about flexible working when you apply for a job with us.

If you feel you have the qualities outlined in the above post then you can obtain further details and apply online by clicking on the link below.

You can also request an application form by emailing or by telephoning Nottingham (0115) 914 8317 (answer phone service available), or write to the Strategic Human Resources Manager, RUSHCLIFFE BOROUGH COUNCIL, Rugby Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham, NG2 7YG.

Please note CV’s will not be accepted.

Closing date: 26 September 2018

Interviews planned for W/C 1 October 2018

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