The Disability Rights Commission is building its first
Five posts have been created at the DRC, which was set up in May
The role of head of marketing and external affairs will report to
director of communications and change Liz Sayce and work alongside head
of PR Alison Rose.
Roles of publishing and internet manager, marketing and events manager
and two officers in editorial and marketing have also been created.
All will report to the head of marketing and external affairs post.
Sayce said: 'We have a communications team in place who, along with
consultants, have been carrying out these roles. Now it is time we make
them permanent positions and build our team up. These roles are about
increasing our profile, getting our name known and making full use of
technology such as the internet.'
She added that the commission will also be looking to create more PRO
roles in the near future to add to Rose's team of four.
The DRC was created to work for the disabled, promoting equal
opportunities, tackling discrimination and advising the government on