Internal Communications and Engagement Officer

Post: Internal Communications and Engagement Officer
Location: Community Safety Hub (CSH)
Contract: Permanent
Scale: 5/6 - £22,668 - £27,339
Hours: Full Time 37 hours per week

Are you passionate about staff engagement and the potential of communications to empower and motivate others?

We’re looking for a gifted and passionate individual to join our small internal communications and engagement team across all aspects of internal marketing, workforce engagement and staff communications. The right person for the job can look forward to joining a dedicated team of professionals working across internal, external and digital communications and will help deliver innovative and exciting internal communications campaigns.

We are looking for someone with great creative skills who understands the importance of internal communications in the delivery of business priorities.

The role is full time (37 hours per week with flexible working) and will be based at the Community Safety Hub in Middlesbrough.

Principal Duties and responsibilities

To develop and maintain effective internal communications and briefing mechanisms  
To provide internal communications support to key Force projects and initiatives      
To lead on internal campaigns e.g. leadership and standards     
To work closely with digital communications to exploit technology for podcasts and video messaging 
To work closely with digital communications to fully exploit the intranet site as a communications tool 
To evaluate internal communications mechanisms and seek feedback from stakeholders    
To advocate the critical business importance of internal communication and support the consistent use of the brand Write and edit copy for various publications and materials as defined in the internal communications strategy for example staff newsletters     
To attend Force meetings as and when required to provide internal communications support.

Click HERE to view the job description for the role.

If you are interested in applying for this role please progress your application via the link.  Application forms should be completed on the Cleveland Police E/Recruitment system no later than 11.55 pm on the specified closing date.  

Cleveland Police is committed to improving the diversity of its workforce to better reflect the communities we serve. We welcome applications from all minority groups and individuals who identify with one or more of the protected characteristics as defined by the Equality Act 2010. All appointments will be made on merit.

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Contract Hours: 37 hours per week
Closing Date: 25/07/2019
Salary: £22,668 - £27,339
Contract Type: Permanent
Location Based: Cleveland Community Safety Hub