Communications, Engagement & Projects Officer
Salary: £29,387 pa
Hours: Full Time 35 Hours per week (flexibility by agreement)
Length of Contract: Fixed term contract until 30 September 2020(potentially beyond following a successful tender)
Healthwatch Sutton is a dynamic charitable organisation, set up to improve the health and wellbeing of the people of Sutton. We have an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to work with us to hear from the diverse communities of Sutton and to use their views to improve the health and wellbeing of local people. The successful applicant will be able to raise our profile and awareness of our work in the Borough
We are looking for someone who is passionate about enabling local people to have a voice in health and wellbeing agenda. You will be a strong communicator, with experience of engaging with a range of people to help identify their issues and concerns.
Demonstrating your ability to deliver successful projects is a key part of the role. Problem-solving and influencing others are important skills needed to ensure our projects deliver results.
The ability to be able to capture people’s attention using your flare for designing engaging publicity material and publications will be essential as will the skills to manage our social media and website. You will need to have great IT skills to deliver all aspects of communications and engagement activity.
Our ideal candidate will have excellent organisational and administrative skills to ensure the smooth delivery of our events, meetings and other activities. You will also need to be friendly and approachable to build relationships with our Board, volunteers and member of the public. We would like a person with an enthusiasm for improving people lives.
Unfortunately we cannot accept CV’s for this position.
The closing date for applications is midday Monday 18 March 2019.
Interviews are expected to be held on Monday 8 April 2019.