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Website oxfordiocese Diocese of Oxford

Communications Officers, Diocese of Oxford x2

Hours: 37 hours per week
Contract: Permanent Contract
Closing date: 9am 24 September 2020.
Salary: £30,879 to £33,254 per annum.

Location: Church House Oxford, Langford Locks, Kidlington, Oxford, OX5 1GF, with some flexibility for home working.
We offer a range of benefits including an on-site café, free parking, enhanced pension scheme and a chance to work with great colleagues in an attractive modern office environment.

Our energetic communications department works in partnership with a roster of specialist freelancers to deliver exceptional communications, marketing and public relations support to the Diocese of Oxford.

We’re now seeking two talented communications officers to join our close-knit team.

From tools and publications to enable local mission, through to extraordinary stories of hope and change, our communications officers play an essential part in helping clergy, parishes, and staff to communicate well.

Communications Officer – Digital

We are aiming for a step-change in our digital communications. You will oversee all digital and social media content for the Diocese, ensuring digital best practice. You will also help finalise and fully exploit our transition to a new web content management platform.

More info: Job Description – Communications Officer – Digital

Communications Officer – Content

You will oversee our marketing communications and PR approach; gathering and editing content to demonstrate the breadth and diversity of what it means to become a more Christ-like Church. You will also help to productise diocesan initiatives such as the Parish Planning Tool.

More info: Job Description – Communications Officer – Content

About the Diocese of Oxford
We are a living, growing network of more than a thousand parish churches, chaplaincies and schools serving over 2.4 million people across Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes.

As one of the largest dioceses in the Church of England, we have the scale to make a difference and an influential voice in the public square.

Our common vision is to become a Christ-like Church for the sake of God’s world: more contemplative, more compassionate and more courageous.

How to apply
Interested? If you have an eye for detail, can juggle competing tasks and priorities, and have experience of delivering on-brand and engaging content for different audiences across a range of channels then we’d love to hear from you.

More information, including how to apply are available on our website at https://www.oxford.anglican.org/communications-officers/

About us
We are a living, growing network of more than a thousand parish churches, chaplaincies and schools serving over 2.4 million people across Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes.