Communications Officer

University of Oxford
June 25, 2024
Offerd Salary:£32,332 - £38,205
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Contract Type:fixed term contract
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Communications Officer

Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, Old Road Campus Research Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford, OX3 7DQ

Are you looking for a career in Communication?

We have an exciting opportunity for a Communications Officer, to help shape and improve communications at the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, Nuffield Department of Medicine.

You will be responsible for writing, editing and proof-reading a diverse range of internal and external media, including: website content and social media posts, news items, newsletters, press releases, promotional materials and presentations. You will ensure timely communication of relevant news items such as publications and awards are made to the wider department. You will collaborate with the branch Events Administrator to support Ludwig events and act as the outreach coordinator for the branch alongside managing the Ludwig Oxford website in conjunction with other members of the Ludwig. Additionally, you will actively take participate in the Ludwig EDI committee and assist the science writer and support the team with events.

To be successful in this role, it is essential that you are educated to degree level in a life science or equivalent experience in a science communication role. You will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and be competent using a range of computer based and online applications. You will have proven experience in producing effective web content. Having experience of communicating science to a wide range of audiences is desirable.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online and you will be required to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application. Your supporting statement must explain how you meet each of the selection criteria for the post using examples of your skills and experience.

This position is offered part time on a fixed term contract for 3 years and is funded by the Ludwig.

Only applications received before 12 midday on Tuesday 25 June 2024 will be considered. Please quote 173005 on all correspondence.

Contact Person : Kristina Limbu Vacancy ID : 173005 Contact Phone : 01865617971 Closing Date & Time : 25-Jun-2024 12:00 Pay Scale : STANDARD GRADE 6 Contact Email : [email protected] Salary (£) : Grade 6: £32,332 - £38,205 with a discretionary range to £41,732 p.a.

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