Science Council
EC1V, London
£25-28k per annum depending on experience
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Marketing and Communications Officer
Hours: Full-time
Salary: £25-28k per annum depending on experience
Location: Flexible - Working from home and at our Central London Office

The Science Council is looking for someone exceptional to deliver our marketing and communications activities, to increase awareness of all aspects of our role.

The organisation sets the standards for practising scientists, through professional registration. We believe that every scientist has a responsibility to society, and themselves, to work with integrity, keep their skills and knowledge up to date and consider how their efforts affect the world around them.

Working with both internal colleagues and our partner organisations, as Marketing and Communications Officer you will be responsible for delivering our marketing and communications plan, supporting engagement with our member bodies and our various registration and development programmes.  You will manage the Science Council website and social media, as well as supporting the organisation’s media relations, and development of a range of marketing materials, across a range of platforms.

You will need excellent written and verbal communication skills, proven experience of delivering engaging marketing activities across a variety of media, and of analysing the effectiveness of campaigns.  You will be comfortable working independently, with a proven ability for building effective internal and external relationships and a strong customer-focussed approach.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Knowledge and demonstrable experience of creating and managing multimedia content to confidently produce engaging material for the Science Council’s website, newsletter and social media channels including campaigns, news articles and blogs.
  • Proven experience in identifying stories/content and write, edit, and proofread copy to ensure consistency with the Science Council’s branding, guidelines, and values.
  • Ability to work with external suppliers, demonstrating a high aptitude in creating and updating new marketing material, both print and digital e.g., booklets, handouts, promotional videos etc.

Closing date: 11 November 2021 
We are reviewing applications as we receive them, so early application is advised. We reserve the right to amend the closing date.

To Apply and for More Information:

If you would like to apply and find out more about this position, please click the Apply button. You will be directed to our website where you can complete your application for this position.

The Science Council is committed to equal opportunities and values diversity in its workforce. We support flexible working and are open to considering job share arrangements.

We are committed to developing our people.

No agencies please.

Posted on: 15 October 2021
Closed date: 11 November 2021
Job ref: 158914_HRSC
Tags: Communications, PR, Marketing