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£26,865 to £28,725 Per year Appointments will normally be based at the bottom point of the salary scale.
18 February 2021 13:19:00
Closing Date:
09 March 2021 17:00:00

Digital Marketing Officer - V88

Based within Marketing and Communications, HQ

Scale 6, (26,865 to £28,725) PA
37 hrs per week



Use your digital skills to help keep Cumbria safe.

This is an exciting opportunity for enthusiastic digital marketing professional, or trainee, to join our busy, Marketing and Communications, team at the forefront of public safety.

This role will support the development of our digital channels, online services, enabling the Constabulary to communicate and engage with local communities.

We need you to be enthusiastic, innovative, and able to create engaging contact to raises awareness and understanding of the work the Constabulary does to save lives, tackle and prevent crime, whilst maintaining and improving public confidence. 

We're looking for someone who has a passion and interest in digital communications and enjoys delivering high profile digital projects and campaigns.

You will have experience of developing creative, innovative and engaging content using a range of methods such as graphics, videos and animation packages.

You will have a strong knowledge of current and emerging digital channels and social media applications to help us to deliver new ways for our local communities to access our online services and increase positive local engagement.

Consideration may be given to candidates who meet some, but not all, of the essential criteria to join the team as a Trainee Digital Marketing Officer, with a development / training plan.


Experience of implementing successful digital communications content and campaigns

Strong knowledge of current and emerging digital channels and social media applications

Experience of developing creative, innovative content using graphics, video animation packages and video editing software

Good report writing skills and ability to analyse information accurately

Experience of updating websites using content management systems

Experience of analysing statistics for use of digital channels, to make recommendations for improvements and developments.

Excellent communications skills and experience of writing / developing content for a range of audiences using a range of communications channels

Ability to work with minimal supervision and deliver accurate work within tight timescales

Experience of delivering digital marketing projects from conception to completion 

Strong interpersonal communications skills

Please refer to the attached Job Profile and Person Specification for further details of the role and the essential criteria.

Please note this process will use the Competency and Values Framework for policing (CVF) Personal Qualities.  Please refer to the attached Framework for further details.

Cumbria Constabulary continues to keep Cumbria safe by our staff and officers providing excellent services in partnership with other agencies. Staff jobs are evaluated through the HAY scheme and whilst pay is a strong factor in any recruitment; we can offer the total package, which includes the strong reputational and cultural image of the Constabulary, career progression opportunities including training and development and a wide range of benefits, for further details please click on the following link:

We are already a high performing force, with our staff delivering excellent service on a daily basis. We have outstanding people who work tirelessly to serve our communities. The Code of Ethics sets out the principles and standards of behaviour we expect to see and applies to every individual who works in policing, whether a warranted officer, member of police staff, volunteer or someone contracted to work in a police force, for further details please click on the following link:

We are committed to the development and promotion of equal opportunities for all.  Due to their under representation, applications are particularly welcomed from eligible minority group candidates.

The closing date for this post is 5pm Tuesday 9th March 2021.

* Appointment to all posts is subject to vetting checks some of which may be enhanced

Application forms can be completed online and emailed to  or alternatively returned by post to the following address: Employee Services Department, Cumbria Constabulary Police Headquarters, Carleton Hall, Penrith, Cumbria, CA10 2AU.

To apply for this vacancy please refer to the attached application form and application form guidance

Appointments will normally be based at the bottom point of the salary scale.

Anyone who applied for the recent temporary role and would like to be considered for the permanent one can email and request this.

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