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Campaigns Officer (PO2)

Vacancy Summary
Employer:
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
Salary:
£33,282 - £35,991 per annum
Location:
Waltham Forest Town Hall
Contract:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full Time
Hours:
36 hours per week.
DBS Check:
No
Closing Date:
24/01/2019 at 23:30 PM
Reference:
C&D/19/85392
Vacancy Description

It’s an exciting time to join us in Waltham Forest. This year, we will be in the spotlight as the first ever London Borough of Culture for 2019. This accolade will not only bring a magnificent programme of cultural events and activities to the borough, it will put us on the map and ensure a lasting legacy for our businesses and residents.

Our year as first London Borough of Culture 2019 is just one of the many changes driving Waltham Forest as the place to be. Our ambitious regeneration and growth programme presents an opportunity to shape the borough, accelerate growth, generate jobs and bring more investment. And teams across the Council are driving tech changes and innovations that are having a positive impact for our residents and businesses. 

We are recruiting for a Campaigns Officer to join the team and work across a portfolio of service areas to deliver powerful campaigns activity around the things our residents tell us are most important. From keeping the borough clean and safe, ensuring a decent roof over everyone’s head and providing a quality of life for everyone.

We are looking for someone that is creative, has a flair for writing and an ambition to develop their strategic campaigning skills and understanding of marketing communications.  

We are also looking for someone with strong digital aptitude, and the ability to create engaging and targeted content across a variety of digital platforms and more traditional channels.  You’ll be interested in using data and insight to understand what makes people tick and help change the way they think, feel and act.

The campaigns team sits at the heart of the Council, and moves at a fast-pace. This role will give the right candidate the opportunity to make a real impact quickly, develop their skills and experience, and have the confidence to bring their creativity and ideas to our ambitious and highly-motivated team.

 Closing date: 24 January 2019 at 11.30pm



Equal Opportunities
Waltham Forest is a diverse borough where diversity is valued and is integral to both, service delivery and employment of its staff. The Council is proud of its rich mix of communities and as the largest employer in the area, it works hard to respond to the changing needs of its population.

We use our statutory duties on race, gender and disability equality and best practice in respect of age, faith and sexual orientation to ensure equality of opportunity in the workplace.

The Council is committed to meeting its 4 equality objectives contained within the Waltham Forest Council Equality Plan 2012/2015:

- Promoting equality of opportunity

- Opposing all forms of discrimination, intolerance and disadvantage

- Ensuring our workforce reflects the diverse communities of Waltham Forest at all levels.

- Providing fair, appropriate, accessible and excellent Services to all.

Respecting Diversity is a core Council value.

How to apply
Application Information The councils preference is for on-line application forms. However if you have a disability and are unable to complete an on-line application, please ring 0208 496 4227 who will be able to arrange an alternative. For more information on how to complete your application form, follow this link: Applying for a job at Waltham Forest Council

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