|Location:||Heidelberg - Germany|
|Salary:||Grade 6, 7 or 8; depending on experience and qualifications|
|Placed On:||16th September 2019|
|Closes:||20th October 2019|
About the team/job
EMBL is looking for an experienced and motivated communications professional to lead its stakeholder engagement activities in the Communications Team - within the area of Strategy and Communications at EMBL. You will lead a talented team that engages with a wide variety of stakeholder communities that are important to EMBL. Activities of the team include: managing EMBL’s international press relations, social media channels, internal communications and engagement with and outreach to communities close to EMBL's six sites, for example by organising tours, open days and various other outreach initiatives.
You will ensure that a variety of stakeholder groups are well served by us and you will feed back insights and requests from various communities, internal and external, to the rest of the team. To achieve this, you will work closely with the Head of Communications and the three other Team Leads (Content, Design and Digital).
We are looking for a professional with an open attitude, the drive to deliver projects and excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
To succeed in this role, you will need to have:
An excellent command of spoken and written English is necessary.
This role will involve occasional travel to all of EMBL’s sites.
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Why join us
You will join writers, designers, digital specialists and other communicators. We’re an international, friendly and supportive team, with ties to scientists and professionals throughout EMBL and beyond. This role is based in Heidelberg, Germany.
EMBL is an inclusive, equal opportunity employer offering attractive conditions and benefits appropriate to an international research organisation. Appointments on fixed term contracts can be renewed, depending on circumstances at the time of the review.
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