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Job opportunity: Communications & Public Engagement Officer (Leeds)

Are you an experienced communicator with the ability to write, edit and manage compelling content for a range of channels? Do you have experience of delivering multichannel communication plans? This role will appeal if you are looking for a busy and varied communications role, providing maternity cover for 12 months from May 2021.

Based at Leeds Institute for Data Analytics at the University of Leeds, you will be responsible for developing and implementing multichannel communications and public engagement plans for the CDRC, to raise awareness of data as a resource for academic and applied research; and to promote the Centre’s research, services, training and education activities.

You will be required to develop web and social media content, produce high quality publications such as reports, newsletters and promotional materials and deliver educational and public-engagement events.

You will have a graduate degree or equivalent (preferably in a communications-related subject) and specialist expertise in a wide range of communications and public engagement activities and practices. Knowledge of content management systems, social media and evaluating communications is also essential.

Find out more and view the full candidate brief.