Communications Officer

Cardiff University - College of Physical Sciences and Engineering

Based in the College of Physical Sciences and Engineering Communications and Marketing Team, you will play a crucial role in raising the profile of our Schools to a range of audiences through a variety of channels.

Working closely with colleagues in key departments, you will take a proactive approach to public relations, helping to secure media coverage and comment opportunities for our experts. With a focus on creative copywriting, you will play a key role in creating content for a variety of campaigns and publications as well as creating rich content to be shared on our digital and social media channels.

You will be a highly creative and motivated individual with experience of working in a communications team, Public Relations agency or in journalism. Ideally, you will have an interest and experience in promoting the physical sciences. You will be an excellent writer and have the ability to turn complex subject matter into engaging content.

For informal enquiries about this vacancy, please contact Amy Stackhouse:

For further information about working at Cardiff University, please contact the College HR Team:

This position is a part-time, job-share position.  The hours of work are: 21 hours per week (0.6FTE), split over three days – ideally Monday, Thursday and Friday. 

Please be aware that Cardiff University reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received.

Cardiff University is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity and to creating an inclusive working environment. We believe this can be achieved through attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse range of staff from many different backgrounds who have the ambition to create a University which seeks to fulfil our social, cultural and economic obligation to Cardiff, Wales, and the world.

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