Skip to main content
Welsh Government

PR and Communications Coordinator

This is an exciting opportunity for a Public Relations and Communications Coordinator to lead on and coordinate a range of public relations, communications and public affairs activities in order to raise the profile of Careers Wales.

You will pro-actively raise the profile of our services, activities and achievements within the media as well as with key stakeholders including with partners, across the political landscape and internally. 

Career Choices Dewis Gyrfa Ltd (CCDG) is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Welsh Government. We provide an essential, all-age, independent, impartial and bilingual Careers Information, Advice and Guidance (CIAG) service in Wales, including the new Working Wales programme.

Public Relations and Communications Coordinator


Grade 5 £31,839 - £35,553




Full time (37 hours per week)



Closing date

09:00 on 04/03/2020

Interviews will be held on 23/03/2020


To be suitable for this position you must be educated to graduate level or an equivalent standard in a relevant discipline:  communications, PR, journalism or marketing and must be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills (both written and oral) with proven experience in a relevant PR/communications role.

Other information

Attractive benefits including flexi time, 30 days annual leave, contributory pension scheme and health related cash back plan.

We as a nation thrive when we champion diversity and inclusion.  Organisations with a diverse workforce make better decisions, are more creative, are stronger, overall happier, and of course - it’s the right thing to do.

Diversity and inclusion can be transformative, contributing to the delivery of excellent public services, enabling continued improvements in what we do for the people of Wales.  We are committed to having a workforce that at all job grades, is representative of the citizens we serve.

Whilst Welsh language skills are not essential for this position, we acknowledge the importance of developing our bilingual workforce, and welcome applications from candidates who can work in both English and Welsh. 

No job applicant will receive a less favourable treatment on the grounds of age, disability, gender and transgender status, race and ethnicity, religion and belief (including no belief), marriage or civil partnership status, economic status or sexual orientation.  

We aim to promote an environment that is free from all forms of discrimination, and that treats people fairly with dignity and respect.  This commitment starts at recruitment and is carried through all or employment practices, and ultimately to our work – supporting and improving the lives of the people of Wales.

How to apply

Please email the completed application form, Welsh assessment form and equal opportunities monitoring form to:

Please note: Careers Wales does not accept CVs.

Applications in Welsh or English are welcomed. An application made in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.

Our postal address is:

HR Officer
Careers Wales Gyrfa Cymru
Unit 21 North Walk
NP44 1PR