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Communications Manager
Job Title: Communications Manager
Location: Oxford, Home Based
Company: British International Studies Association (BISA)
Job Summary: To lead the communications work and research impact at the beginning of an exciting new period.
Job Description: A newly created role, BISA seek a Communications Manager to lead the communications work and research impact at the beginning of an exciting new period for the Association. The job will involve managing BISA’s communication strategy. This includes a relaunch of the association’s website, generating, writing and editing content by liaising with BISA wide working groups, the post graduate network and sub-committees. The job involves taking the lead on all aspects of social media and providing the communication lead at BISA events and the annual conference.
Requirements: With a keen interest in International Studies, the person’s experience may include managing communications for an academic body, think tank or NGO. The person should demonstrate fresh and innovative thinking and must have experience of managing websites, outreach, events management and communications and, essentially, must have excellent writing and editing skills. Of degree calibre, the person may typically have some graphic design and branding experience. The person should have an independent working approach and be prepared to take the initiative.
How to apply: A full Job and Person Profile is available to view at: www.bisa.ac.uk/jobs-communicationsmanager If you meet the criteria and wish to apply, send your current CV, a 250-word sample of your communications or journalism writing, a covering letter providing examples of how you meet the criteria in the Job and Person Profile and the contact details of two referees who are able to comment on your communications work. Send your application to: BISA HQ at: office@bisa.ac.uk Closing date: 15th April 2019 Interviews: 3rd May 2019 Anticipated job-start: 1st July 2019 BISA welcomes diversity and takes a pro-active approach to equality
Closing Date: 15/04/2019
Additional information: Founded in 1975, The British International Studies Association (BISA) is a learned society which develops and promotes the study of International Studies, Global Politics and related subjects through teaching, research and the facilitation of contact between scholars. Permanent full-time 35 hours per week Oxford + work from home - flexible + some UK travel
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