• Cranborne Chase AONB, Shears Building, Stone Lane Industrial Estate, Wimborne, BH21 1HB  Tel: 01725 517417

COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER ROLE VACANT

May 30, 2018
AONB seeks enthusiastic individual for marketing role

 

FarmTHE Cranborne Chase Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) Partnership is looking for a creative, enthusiastic and innovative part-time Communications Officer. You will use your skills, knowledge and experience to promote the AONB area and its wide ranging projects, initiatives and events to local, regional and national audiences.

The ability to differentiate between what makes a news story or a social media post is essential, plus the right candidate will be highly IT literate with plenty of self-motivation and initiative to undertake this key role of publicising and promoting the AONB through all channels.

The candidate appointed will be highly social media savvy and able to develop the vital channels of Twitter, Facebook and Instagram further. In addition, the new Communications Officer will need to feel at home updating several of the AONB’s key websites via CMS, but equally they will need to be adept at producing publications and E-newsletters, which are published online at regular intervals. They will also be required to represent the AONB at events and must relish the opportunity of meeting new people as well as networking to build up a vital book of contacts.

Occasional evening and weekend work may be required.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of three years communications/media experience, as well as a knowledge of, and interest in, environmental work. Your strong communication skills alongside your positive and flexible approach to work will enable you to deal with a variety of tasks.

If you feel that playing a vital role in promoting this beautiful nationally protected landscape is for you, then please get in touch. This is a busy, but extremely rewarding role in a friendly office.

For an informal discussion, contact Linda Nunn, AONB Director, tel: 01725 517417; email: lindanunn@cranbornechase.org.uk.

This role is based at the AONB Office, Shears Building, Stone Lane Industrial Estate, Wimborne, Dorset BH21 1HB and is part-time (22 hours per week days to be agreed).

Salary: £23,111 - £25,463 pro rata.

The closing date for all applications is 24 June 2018

For more details visit: http://jobs.wiltshire.gov.uk/details#/reference/WAE00066