Digital Communications Officer (Conservative)
(GLA) Grade 6 (£32,163)
Vacancy Description
Job reference number: GLA2351
Contract type: Permanent
Closing date: Sunday 30 September 2018 at 23:59 GMT
Interview date: Monday 15 October 2018
Salary: £33,128 per annum
Grade: 6

This is a unique chance to become the Digital Communications Officer for the GLA Conservative Members of the London Assembly. London is the most vibrant, most diverse and most energetic capital in the world – few jobs can boast such potential and such excitement.


You must be politically aware and sensitive and able to respond to all manner of media enquiries. Experience of writing press releases using Twitter, Facebook as well as dealing with senior politicians and media is vital. You must be able to develop and implement an online media strategy for the GLA Conservative London Assembly Members and work on online campaigns.


Some expertise in producing documents in In-design, or similar design software, would be preferred.

You will need a proactive approach to getting media coverage. We are looking for someone who has experience in dealing with press from across London.

Please click here to read the job description and person specification.

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, childcare voucher scheme 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 quoting reference GLA2351


Application closing date: Sunday 30 September 2018 at 23:59 GMT
Interviews will take place at: City Hall on Monday 15 October 2018


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