Digital Communications Officer

Band 5 - Interim Digital Communications Officer - 6 months Contract (Temp to Perm)
NHS Mid and South Essex are one of the largest trusts in the country, serving a population of 1.2 million people. The Trust, comprising acute hospital sites at Broomfield in Chelmsford, Basildon and Southend, is determined to provide the best health services for its local population. They are a well-led, high-performing and innovative organisation working in the best interests of the people they serve.

They are now are looking for an Interim Digital Communications Officer to join their Marketing and Communications team. The role is a part time (22.5 hours per week) - fully remote, with the choice of going to the offices in Southend, Broomfield and Basildon occasionally. Your working days will ideally be Monday, Tuesday Wednesday.

Skills and Experience:

  • First rate communication skills
  • Proficient in SharePoint and other content management systems
  • Co-ordinating successful newsletters and campaign material, weekly bulletin and articles
  • Strong writing skills using appropriate tone of voice for a variety of audiences
  • Problem solver, with good analytical skills
  • Utilising digital tools and social media through a variety of channels and platforms would be a plus
  • Trained on GovDelivery but not essential
  • Would be a benefit if you had experience in Primary Care but not essential
  • NHS or Public sector experience is not essential for this role

For more information about this exciting opportunity please contact me for an informal discussion or click apply now with your up-to-date CV.

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Job Type
Working Pattern
Flexible Working,Part-time,
Healthcare & Medical
Basildon, Southend and Chelmsford
Direct Marketing
Band 5 (£16 - £18 per hour)

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Talk to Agnes Anto, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Cambridge
1st Floor, Terrington House, 13 - 15 Hills Road

Telephone: 01223 791203