Engagement Officer


Grade: N9

Salary: £37,849 - £40,760

The North of Tyne Combined Authority is a ground breaking organisation, allowing the transfer of unprecedented new powers from the Government to the North of Tyne. We will make an ambitious contribution to the lives of local people, with a clear priority to help the communities we serve to fulfil their true potential – in all aspects of life.

The role of Engagement Officer will be integral to the Combined Authority to establish its identity, voice and reputation. As part of the Communications team, you will collaborate with and provide support to Elected Mayor and Senior Management Team to help them achieve their strategic and operational priorities, through all aspects of effective engagement.

We are looking for an outstanding individual to communicate the Combined Authority’s vision and priorities, engaging with residents and key stakeholders to seek their views and improve our services and approach; with experience of working within a complex political environment.

If you have an innovative flair for engaging with a wide-ranging audience in a complex or politically sensitive organisation we would like to hear from you.

If you are interested in this opportunity, we would love to hear from you.

To arrange an informal discussion please email Jacqueline Laughton on jacqueline.laughton@northtyneside.gov.uk

Closing date: 12 July 2019

To apply click on the 'apply now' button and complete our online application form.

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