Clerkenwell, Greater London
£15,000 - £20,000 per year
Contract, 9 Month Fixed Term Contract, Full-time
Job description

Promotions and Marketing Intern -9 Month Fixed Term Contract

Central London • £10.85 per hour (London Living Wage) + Benefits

About Us 

The Microbiology Society is a membership charity for scientists interested in microbes, their effects and their practical uses. It is one of the largest microbiology societies in Europe with a worldwide membership based in universities, industry, hospitals, research institutes and schools.

Our members have a unique depth and breadth of knowledge about the discipline. The Society’s role is to help unlock and harness the potential of that knowledge.

About You

We are looking for an individual who is enthusiastic about events, in particular the exhibition and sponsorship process. to join our Promotions and Marketing team for a 9month internship.

The internship offers you the opportunity to gain marketing and communications experience in the not-for-profit sector. This role offers valuable insight into the workings of a member Society, as well as hands-on learning to help deliver key marketing tasks, including research, communications, delivery, and evaluation.​

Based at our central London office in Meredith Street, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Learn about design processes, through working with the Visual and Brand Designer, as well as gain experience in asset development and delivery.
  • Gain an understanding of how events are put together and the processes required to deliver an event, especially for exhibitors and sponsors
  • Develop your networking and research skills, learning how to source and communicate with industry contacts about exhibiting at our events, suppliers and sponsors​

Our generous benefits package includes;

  • £50 contribution towards eye care
  • 5-10 days holiday + ( 3  additional days over the Christmas break)
  • Free (health and wellbeing) employee support services

The internship will run for 9 months, ideally starting in November 2021, but the exact timing is negotiable.

To Apply 

Please send in your CV and Cover Letter.​

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Closing date: 01 November 2021

It is important that you DO NOT include your Personal Information i.e. name and contact details in your CV or Cover Letter. 

This is because the Microbiology Society is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. We value, promote and seek diversity.​

The Society also takes the security of your data seriously. It has internal policies and controls in place to ensure that your data is not lost, accidentally destroyed, misused or disclosed, and is not accessed except by our employees in the proper performance of their duties.

Please note that due to limited resources it is not possible for the Society to acknowledge receipt of applications. If you do not hear from us within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

“We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United Kingdom. However, we are not able to sponsor visas.”

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Refreshed on: 25 October 2021
Closed date: 01 November 2021
Job ref: MS0111
Tags: Campaigning, Marketing

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