CRASSH invites applications for a Communications Manager to support, co-ordinate and deliver the Centre's publicity and communications. CRASSH is one of the biggest and most active research centres in Europe with research programmes that produce over 300 research events each year, from high-profile public lectures to small, research intensive workshops. The Communications Manager is a core member of the CRASSH team, working across all programmes to define key communications objectives, aims and messages of the Centre.
The successful applicant will be educated to degree level and will be responsible for the Centre's internal and external communications. She or he will be experienced in the uses of social media and print publicity and able to develop these to meet the needs of existing and new programmes. She or he will be editor of the CRASSH website, with overall responsibility for the content, writing copy and co-ordinating material from other content providers (academics, researchers, programme and project support staff). Experience with online and design software such as InDesign, Photoshop is required. A confident communications professional, you will represent the Centre at public events, build networks with School and central University departments, and be adept at leading and working within the CRASSH team as required.
Start date is as soon as possible. The role is funded for 12 months in the first instance with the possibility of renewal. Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment.
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The closing date for applications is Wednesday 1st February. Interview date tbc. If you have any questions about this vacancy or the application process, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
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