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Communications Officer

Job Title: Communications Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: CLIN-01
Job Published: March 14, 2019 10:19

Job Description

Communications Officer
This exciting role is essential to delivering Clinks communications to promote the important role of the voluntary sector working in the criminal justice system and our key messages. The post holder will lead and develop our social media presence, write and coordinate regular e-communications and website content and ensure accuracy and consistency.

The post holder will maintain up to date knowledge and understanding of Clinks’ activity and developments in the criminal justice system to ensure appropriate internal and external information sharing. They will support the Communications Manager to implement Clinks’ communications strategy and tools in order to develop Clinks’ profile and support the achievement of our strategic objectives.

About Clinks

Clinks is the infrastructure organisation supporting, promoting and representing voluntary organisations working with people in the criminal justice system in England and Wales. Our aim is to ensure that organisations and the people they support are informed and engaged in order to transform lives and communities. Our 500+ members work in prisons and the community in a variety of ways to help people turn their lives around and also offer support to their families.

About you

You’ll have the following skills and experience:

The ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team
Experience of delivering communications plans to support organisational priorities
Excellent attention to detail and scrupulous proofreading skills
Clear, concise and engaging written communication skills
Good knowledge of social media platforms and experience of creating and scheduling content for social media
Excellent IT skills, including writing and maintaining web content
An eye for design – experience of working with external designers and the ability to support the creation of documents using design templates.

How to apply for the job
The full job description and person specification can be found here.
Download the application form and email with the completed application form.

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