WC2N, London
£29,609 - £33,179 per year (dependent on London weighting)
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Are you an experienced online communications professional looking for your next challenge?

Are you interested in working for a progressive and constantly evolving organisation?


We’re looking for a Digital Communications Officer to help boost the impact and reach of our content online.


The ideal candidate will be adept at diving into a broad range of research and policy ideas affecting social change – from the future of work post-Covid, to sustainable fashion, to community banks and inclusive education. An expert at picking out key messages that resonate with our diverse online audience, we are looking for a proactive communications professional who is keen to improve the effectiveness and reach of RSA online content and eager to demonstrate impact.


You’ll show a commitment to the RSA’s mission and ideally be able to demonstrate an interest in the key research areas of the organisation. You will have strong organisational skills, the ability to work flexibility within a busy team environment and be willing to support colleagues with strong interpersonal skills, and the confidence and ability to communicate effectively. You’ll be an excellent time manager and multi-tasker with strong experience working in a digital communications team, preferably in a charity or think tank environment.


To find out more about this role, please visit our website.


About Us

We are the RSA.  The royal society for arts, manufactures and commerce.  We’re committed to a future that works for everyone, a future where we all can participate in its creation. With over 250 years of heritage in making significant social impact, we bring together our rigorous research, proven change process, influential ideas platforms and our global community of over 30,000 problem solvers united in a desire to deliver solutions for lasting change.


We invite you to be part of this change. Join our community. Together, we’ll unite people and ideas to resolve the challenges of our time.


We offer great benefits, including 29 days holiday (plus bank holidays), additional wellbeing allowance, free fellowship throughout employment and lots more!



In order to apply, please click ‘apply for this job’ on our recruitment page and submit your CV. You will also be required to answer a series of questions. You do not need to submit a cover letter.


Please submit your application through the RSA website. We cannot accept applications via email. All applications will receive an automated response.


The closing date for receipt of applications is 9am, 8 February 2021. Screening calls will be on 12 February and interviews will follow in the week commencing 15 February. A second interview will follow in the week commencing 15 February if you are successful in these initial stages, to be arranged on a 1:1 basis.


Please note that we cannot accept late, incomplete applications, and we can only consider candidates who apply through the online application process.

More about RSA

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Posted on: 18 January 2021
Closed date: 08 February 2021
Job ref: Digital Communications Officer
Tags: Communications, PR, Digital