Work Experience Graduate - TES Communications (PKC02439)

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Perth and Kinross Council
£15,635 per year
21 Sep 2016
05 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Work Experience Graduate - TES Communications (Fixed Term For 12 Months)
Pullar House, 35 Kinnoull Street, Perth, PH1 5GD

Councils are at the heart of the places we live, work, learn, socialise and exercise. The responsibilities for helping and protecting people, shaping and maintaining the environment and supporting local businesses and jobs in our area are fundamental to Perth & Kinross Council.

We are an ambitious Council who are committed to modernising our services and making a positive difference to the lives of those who rely on us for services. Working with communities, families and individuals, we aim to tackle inequality, shape and deliver community priorities, and encourage sustainable economic growth.

We are looking to recruit a Communications Graduate, to our successful Graduate Programme. You will complete a 12 month placement based in The Environment Service, you will work with the teams across the service to support our communications plan. You will assist in the idea generation, development and production of communication campaigns across printed and digital media and will provide support to the team in terms of PR and media coverage.

We are looking for creative, adaptable and digitally-savvy thinkers with the energy and drive to work hard and organise themselves, a strong customer focus with excellent communication skills, and a willingness to question the status quo.

You will have graduated to degree level in the past two years in a relevant degree such as Journalism, Communications or PR– for your application, tell us how your academic training and experience equips you for this role.

It is desirable (though not essential) that either the applicants or their parents/carers live in the Perth and Kinross region.

Interviews will take place week commencing 17th October and you must be available to start at the beginning of November 2016.

For further information please contact Caroline Wilkie, Human Resources Officer on 01738 475441.

When completing your application for this post, please ensure you provide contact details (preferably e-mail addresses) for two referees, one should be your current or most recent employer. However, if you are an existing employee of Perth & Kinross Council, you are only required to provide reference details for your current employer.

Please APPLY ONLINE. Facilities are available at all public libraries in Perth and Kinross. If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please call 01738 475555 to discuss.

The Individual

As part of our safer recruitment measures, Perth & Kinross Council carries out rigorous checks on the right to work in the UK, qualifications, employment history, including references, and fitness to undertake the post.

Some jobs may have been traditionally carried out predominately by one gender, but we would encourage you to apply if you meet the requirements, irrespective of your gender.

See also:
Work Experience Graduate - TES Communications - Job Profile.docx

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