Head of Communications

Head of Communications

Head of Communications

Are you a comms all-rounder with a passion for science and education? Ready to join a world-leading membership body with expertise in publishing, information services, cutting-edge scientific conferences, education and public outreach?

My client is looking for a Head of Communications or a Snr Comms Manager looking to take the next step in their career to shape and oversee media, social media and internal communications.

This internationally renowned and respected organisation offers a challenging and rewarding environment working across some of the most pressing issues of today.


  • Develop and deliver communications strategy
  • Oversee website, social media and content for all channels
  • Manage press office and proactive media relations
  • Coordinate and project manage the annual review publication
  • Develop outreach and education programmes for a variety of audiences
  • Line-management of the Digital Content Officer


  • Excellent media relations experience including building relationships with key journalists and influencers
  • Proven ability to develop and deliver integrated communications strategy
  • Knowledge and experience of working in science communications and scientific research
  • Successful delivery of outreach events and campaigns
  • Strong digital communications and content generation
  • Knowledge and a passion for earth and environmental sciences is highly desirable
  • Very strong written and verbal communications with the ability to translate complex information

Closing date - 11 September 2019