Communications and Web Officer

Civic Centre, Addlestone, Surrey, KT15 2AH
Salary £25,352 to £28,137 per annum for 37 hours per week
09 Aug 2017
29 Aug 2017
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

We are looking for a motivated and creative individual who can hit the ground running in the busy role of Communications and Web Officer.

The role will involve dealing with a range of corporate communications activities, with a focus on website content creation, social media posts and media relations. Developing strong professional relationships within each of the services that Runnymede provides is also a vital part of this job. The role also requires someone capable of supporting the continued development of the Council’s digital communications as part of a small team.

The ideal candidate will have excellent communications skills with a good understanding of best practice for communications, good working knowledge of web based technologies, developments and trends. This role also includes copywriting and proofreading tasks. The ideal candidate will be able to focus on the details and will have a creative mind. You will also be required to work under pressure and to deadlines.

For an informal chat about this vacancy please contact Mike Russell, Communications and Marketing manager on 01932 425503 or email

Please apply online at Full information, including the Job Description, Person Specification and other details about Runnymede Borough Council, is available in the Extra Information attachment on the website. If it is difficult for you to apply online please contact Human Resources. Email: Telephone: 01932 425517

We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Please provide an email address where possible as you will be contacted by email if you are selected to attend for an interview.

Closing date: Tuesday, 29th August 2017

Interview date: Tuesday, 12th September 2017