Communications Officer Jobs Vacancy at Cardiff University Cardiff
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Communications Officer Jobs Vacancy at Cardiff University Cardiff Jobs Details:
Key Duties Assist with the development of communications strategy and plans and make recommendations to improve communications activity. Provide professional advice and guidance on communications activity to WISERD researchers, using judgement and creativity to suggest the most appropriate course of action, and ensuring complex and conceptual issues are understood. Produce high quality written copy and edit copy for a wide range of audiences and purposes, to include the WISERD website, e-newsletters, press releases and regular printed publications. Take a proactive approach to public relations, forecasting upcoming media events and announcements and spotting and preparing newsworthy activity within WISERD. Repurpose and repackage news items for a wide range of different audiences. Work closely with colleagues within the WISERD universities, stakeholders and funders to develop narratives to communicate the institute’s research activity effectively to key audiences Assist in the management and development of WISERD’s online presence, including the WISERD website, blog and Twitter. Assist in the organisation and promotion of events such as research seminars, conferences and public events Help to embed communications activities within WISERD by attending relevant meetings, and arranging meetings with academics. Where necessary, to oversee and liaise with external designers and print companies on the production of printed material, ensuring it is consistent with WISERD branding and visual identity. Establish good working relationships with colleagues in the WISERD universities and each university’s Marketing and Communications Division, ensuring information flow and therefore maximising the impact of communications activities. Support the communication of research impact activity. Work with colleagues on communicating their research successes or special projects. An emphasis will be placed upon communicating the most important research news. Produce reports on communications activity and objectives, as required by WISERD’s governance bodies and funders. Work as part of the WISERD hub team, ensuring that colleagues are kept informed of your work and deputising for colleagues, as required. General Duties Ensure that an understanding of the importance of confidentiality is applied when undertaking all duties Abide by University policies on Health and Safety and Equality and Diversity Perform other duties occasionally which are not included above, but which will be consistent with the role