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Communications Executive (Research)

Posted: 15 Jan 2020 Closes: 29 Jan 2020
London Circa £31,000 per annum
Fixed term & Full time 786BR_1579089291

Communcations Executive (Research)

Fixed term - 18 months

Circa £31,000 per annum

Closing date: 26th January

Can you create and tell compelling stories about science, health and research?

Can you write blogs, shoot videos or take photographs that tell stories about science, health and research? We have an opportunity to support how we communicate about and with the science and health research community. This is an entry-level position in our Communications Division on an 18-month fixed term contract.

We're looking for someone to join our Communications Division focusing on enhancing our brand and reputation with the science and health research community.

The Communications Executive (Research) will be responsible for communications activities to support the priorities of our funding divisions, maintaining our research newsletter, producing content to showcase the wide variety of research we fund and assisting at community events.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a busy team known for producing engaging content and to gain an in-depth knowledge of campaign planning for a targeted audience.

To be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate:

Strong writing skills and good levels of numeracy;
Experience carrying out communications activities on different channels, including email newsletters, blogs and social media;
Ability to manage multiple projects working with colleagues and external stakeholders;
Creativity, imagination and initiative.

To apply please submit an up to date CV along with a cover letter of no more than one page outlining your suitability for the role and motivation for applying.

Diversity and Inclusion is a priority at Wellcome. We are committed to cultivating a fair and healthy environment, where everyone can be themselves and thrive. We are happy to discuss flexible working options for all roles. We work to ensure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible to everyone. This includes making adjustments for people who have a disability or long-term condition. If you would like us to make adjustments during the application process, please contact us at



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