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Job vacancy: Marketing Communications Officer

Published on 21st December 2018

Great at story-telling and creating compelling content for all communications channels for different audiences – including farmers, researchers, industry and the general public?

Do you have a good eye for design? Are you a self-starter who loves events and organising?

NIAB is looking for an experienced marketing communications officer to join the UK’s fastest growing plant science organisation, based in Cambridge.

As part of NIAB’s Corporate Communications and Events team you will be liaising with colleagues from across the Group in sourcing information on services and research for use across a range of communication channels.

You will have experience in developing engaging marketing materials, have good presentation and design skills and know how to convey information to different audiences. You will also be responsible for maintaining the organisation’s social media presence through creative content.

The successful applicant will ideally have some agricultural or science background, either through a degree or equivalent, or through experience in the agri-food industry as well as an interest in media, design and communication. 

As this post will involve occasional travel to UK events, a driving licence is essential.

Starting salary from £30,042 per annum, dependent on skills, experience and qualifications. Further details and an application form are available on the NIAB website or from the HR Office, Huntingdon Road, Cambridge CB3 0LE, 01223 342282 or Closing date is 18 January 2019.


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Johann Tasker

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