Communications Officer

Communications Officer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Communications, Interim

  • Job Type:

    Fixed Term Contract

  • Salary:

    £30,000 - £35,000

  • Contact:

    Jessica Downie

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

  • Expiry Date:


VMAGROUP are working with an International Development organisation to hire a Communications Officer for 6 months. This is a fantastic opening with global travel opportunities. This contract could potentially be extended or made permanent.

You will join a small and flexible communications team that welcomes initiative and new ideas, especially during this time of company growth. We are looking for an organised all-rounder who can manage a dynamic workload, balancing pre-planned schedules and deadlines with daily ad hoc requests.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Proactively work with the communications team to develop and deliver the corporate communications strategy
  • Write, edit and proofread materials to ensure consistency and compliance with brand, values, key messages and style guidelines
  • Help to plan, commission and produce social media and website content
  • Assist with project management staff to help develop their communication strategies
  • Support and lead on internal communications

Key Requirements:

  • Excellent writing and editing skills
  • Understanding of strategic communications plans
  • Knowledge of the international development sector through private sector, NGO or government experience
  • Proven experience of working on communications campaigns