Could I please request the following information
1) The budget for your council's press office/media department in 2011/12, 2012/13, 2013/14, 2015/16 and 2016/17
2) The headcount of staff employed in your council's press office/media department in 2011/12,
2012/13, 2013/14, 2015/16 and 2016/17
3) A structure chart and job descriptions and salary bands for the media relations/press
office team currently employed by your council.
Could you please send any response and or requests for clarification to this e-mail
1) The budget was as follows
This was to pay for an external contract we had for our Comms team.
2) Head count of staff
11/12 – 13/14 - Outsourced Communications department
14/15 – 16/17 – 2 people
3) The Structure of the Comms team is as follows:
Senior Communications Officer – Grade G (currently fulfilled by an interim)
Communications Officer – Grade D
4) There is no structure chart and the job description for the Grade D officer was drawn up whilst the Comms department was under external contract.