Greater London
£26,173 - £27,481 per year
Contract, Full-time
Job description

We are seeking a highly organised and proactive Marketing Communications and Events Officer to work on the development and delivery of marketing campaigns, plans and activities for recruiting physics teachers into Initial Teacher Education (ITE), working with external stakeholders to achieve the objectives.

The role       

This is an exciting role for an individual with some previous experience who is looking to move to their next level. You should have experience of event organisation, strong communications and project management skills and be keen to develop your practical marketing skills.

The post holder will be responsible for working with the Marketing Communications Executive (Education) to deliver marketing activities for the IOP’s teacher recruitment programme, and marketing communications plans and activity for the Education department. You will be responsible for working with external partners to organise campus based recruitment activities at a variety of sites in England with some travel involved (around 10 days per year). You will also manage our School Experience Programme and assist the Marketing Communications Executive with advising the Education department in collaboration with the wider Communications and Marketing department.

The Person

The successful candidate will have the ability to work both independently and as part of a team. Strong interpersonal skills are key as it is important to be able to communicate effectively and positively with others to foster the development of a common vision.

You will have previous experience of organising and managing an organisation's attendance at events.

You will have excellent written and verbal communication skills and be able to write engaging and accurate copy and content, with a working knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite.

You will have a drive for results with a positive attitude, keeping your work customer focussed at all times.

Why work with us?

Our purpose is to gather, inspire, guide, represent and celebrate all who share a passion for physics. And, in our role as a charity, we’re here to ensure that physics delivers on its exceptional potential to benefit society.

This is an exciting time to join the team in our central London office.  We are entering a new five-year strategy, with an integral part of the current strategy completed which was our move to the heart of the redevelopment in King’s Cross. Our offices are close to partners such as Wellcome and Google, and we are seeking new talent to help us create a contemporary organisation that is fit for the future.

In addition to a competitive salary and professional development opportunities, we offer employees a comprehensive benefits package including an excellent pension scheme, private medical insurance and generous annual leave. We also offer a range of other benefits including childcare vouchers, gym membership and interest free season ticket loans.

For further information on this role and to apply please visit the IOP Jobs website.


Contract: Fixed Term Contract until September 2021

Hours: 35 hours
Salary: £26,173-£27,481
Grade: C

Closing date for applications: 3 October 2019

Interview date: 16 October 2019



The Institute of Physics is an equal opportunities employer. We request no contact from agencies or media sales.

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Posted on: 18 September 2019
Closed date: 03 October 2019
Tags: Communications, PR, Marketing