Communications and Marketing Officer – Welcome Back
  • Employer: Wyre Council
  • Reference: Com/21/154349
  • Published: Wed 09/06/2021, 14:20 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 28/06/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £25,481 - £27,041
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Civic Centre, Lancashire

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Communications and Marketing Officer – Welcome Back

Building on the Reopening the High Streets Fund, the Government is helping local authorities and partners to deliver activities through the Welcome Back Fund to support the safe return to high streets and help build back better from the pandemic.

We are looking for an innovative Communications and Marketing Officer to play a key role in the work we are doing to help boost visitors to Wyre and help our high streets reopen safely.

Working within our busy Communications and Marketing team, you will work alongside other teams across the council and local businesses to help promote our high streets and surrounding destinations.

You will create effective campaigns targeted at a number of audiences including businesses, local residents and visitors to Wyre with a view to boosting our high streets – Fleetwood, Cleveleys, Poulton and Garstang.

You will also work directly with businesses, promoting latest guidance and COVID secure measures and sharing best practice.

We are looking for someone with strong digital communication skills, who is experienced in using all forms of media channels and is confident in copywriting and creating engaging content. You will have experience in a marketing environment as well as a commercial outlook towards your work. 

You will be based at the Civic Centre in Poulton, combined with working from home.

Wyre Council is committed to delivering excellent services that make a difference for the communities that we serve. Our vision is clear - “Together we make a difference”.

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Emma Lyons, Communications and Marketing Lead on

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