Communications Assistant

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Interaction Recruitment PLC
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An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Communications Assistant to work within Central Government on a contract basis. This position is based in London, initially until April 2017 offering up to £200 per day Ltd.

Main Duties

- Designing, proof reading and formatting the Departments publications, including client leaflets, staff newsletters, posters and infographics

- Delivering standalone communications campaigns to support cross-government and wider activity, eg Diversity Week, People Survey

- Advising GLD on branding and style guidelines

- Maintaining and updating the GLD web pages and LinkedIn page, supporting the maintenance and updating of the AGO web pages

- Supporting GLDs internal communications delivery, including weekly internal staff newsletter and the Intranet

- Supporting HMCPSI stakeholder communications activities

- Using digital tools including video to create engaging content to support communication campaigns

- Occasional support for press office (based at AGO) to cover staff absences

- The successful candidate will be solely overseeing the design work within a team of 5 members.

- They will need to be able to juggle multiple workloads as they are primarily responsible for taking Requests from various department

- Candidate needs to be creative and able to produce high quality design work

- Government experience is beneficial but not necessary

Essential Experience:

Design Softwares particularly - Adobe Indesign

Adobe Photoshop

Desirable Experience:

Adobe Illustrator

Use of SLR camera for filming and photographs

Knowledge of video editing programmes

For any queries please contact Rebecca Eaton.