Salary: £34,636 per annum
Contract type: Permanent
Interview date: To be confirmed
Application closing date: Thursday 01 July 2021
This is a unique chance to become the Digital Communications Officer for the GLA Conservative Members of the London Assembly. In this role, you would be part of a fast-paced, pro-active press team with excellent opportunities to develop your digital communication and press skills.
You must be politically aware, sensitive and able to respond to all manner of media enquiries. Experience of digital communications, writing press releases, and dealing with senior politicians and the media is essential. You will be responsible for developing and delivering an online media strategy for GLA Conservative London Assembly Members and be comfortable giving strategic political advice.
We are looking for someone who specialises in digital communications with some experience handling traditional media. Experience using video editing software and graphic design would be highly beneficial.
Further information on working within the GLA London Assembly can be found by watching the following video: https://youtu.be/lU31a2lrzX4
The Mayor has announced that City Hall will be relocating from More London (London Bridge) to the Crystal Building in the Royal Docks. These roles will be based at The Crystal Building (from January 2022). Further information on the relocation announcement, can be found here.
London's diversity is its biggest asset and we strive to ensure our workforce reflects London's diversity at all levels. We welcome applications from everyone regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, faith or disability.
We are committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We would welcome applications from candidates who are seeking part time work as this role is open to job share.
In addition to a good salary package, we offer an attractive range of benefits including 30 days’ annual leave, interest free season ticket loan, interest free bicycle loan and a career average pension scheme.
If you have a question about the role or the recruitment process then please contact a member of the recruitment team via email on firstname.lastname@example.org quoting reference GLA2351