Communications Officer

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
06 Mar 2017
28 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER (1 year fixed term appointment)

We are currently seeking to appoint a talented communications professional to undertake a wide variety of activities to support both our internal and external communications.

Responsibilities will include the delivery of the College’s communication strategy and the management of media relations, in particular positively engaging with them to promote ‘good news’ stories. A variety of other communication activities such as external marketing and preparation of publications, branding strategy, web maintenance including social media, and supporting Freedom of Information requests will also be undertaken.

You will play an integral role in using your expertise to guide the College and its members on all communication related matters.

You will have experience of working in a similar public relations role and an exemplary track record in media communications and implementing communication strategies. You will be creative, driven and genuinely passionate about your career in communications and this will be backed up by solid copy-writing and administrative skills. Previous experience of proactively building relationships with the media and external agencies is essential.

We offer a generous benefits including a salary of up to £36,000 depending on qualifications and experience. This is a maternity cover appointment for a period of one year commencing in May 2017. We are happy to consider applications from candidates wishing to work either full-time or on a part-time basis.

For further details please visit our website by clicking the apply button

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 28 March and interviews are anticipated to be held on Monday 11 April 2017.