Position: Research Communications Manager
Type: Full-time (35 hours per week), permanent
Location: Flexible but will require regular travel to London (currently home-based)
Salary: £46,364 - £50,909 per annum plus excellent benefits
Salary Band: Band G, Level 3
This charity ensures that people living with MS are at the centre of everything they do. And it’s this commitment that unites them across the UK.
Their work is based on the hopes and aspirations of the MS community. Together they campaign at all levels, fund ground-breaking research and provide award winning support and information.
Their people are their greatest asset and the key to their success. They offer a vibrant, progressive environment where you will make a difference.
About this job
They are looking for a communications professional with an excellent grasp of biomedical science to oversee their ambitious research communications programme. You will lead the day to day operational work of the research communications team, line managing two members of staff.
This role involves leading on a broad and varied range of projects, often working collaboratively with other departments across the organisation. You’ll oversee the development of engaging research related content for digital and print, as well as managing an annual programme of research talks and events. You’ll also represent the charity at regional and national events and through print and broadcast media.
As a key member of the Research management team, you’ll contribute to the leadership, planning and policy formulation of the department as a whole.
You’ll be joining the research team at an exciting time as they prepare to launch a multi-million pound clinical trials platform. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a supportive and friendly team.
They offer 35 days annual leave (including bank holidays), travel loan and various other benefits such as supported developmental opportunities.
The charity is in the midst of an exciting, transformational, period which builds on their great history and will drive them towards achieving their mission and vision as they embark on their new 5 year strategy.
As part of this exciting transformation, they will be moving from their current National Centre based in Cricklewood, London to Finsbury Park, London later this year. They are expecting to be moving into the new office from August 2021.
Closing date: 9am on Thursday 25 March
Interview date: 7 April
How to apply
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Our client is committed to promoting equality and diversity.
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