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IDRIC Communications & Marketing Manager

Heriot-Watt University - EPS

Location: Edinburgh
Salary: £33,309 to £40,927 (Grade 7)
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 25th November 2021
Closes: 5th December 2021
Job Ref: 1171

The Communications & Marketing Manager will develop and drive all communications and marketing activities for IDRIC including brand recognition, advertising, online content, social media and the communications and marketing strategy. They will also lead all PR and external communications as well as event management. This is a 33 month fixed term contract at Grade 7, salary £33,309 to £40,927.

The decarbonisation of industrial clusters is of critical importance to the UK’s ambitions of cutting greenhouse gas emissions to net zero by 2050, as published in the UK Industrial Decarbonisation Strategy The UK Industrial Decarbonisation Challenge (IDC) of the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund (ISCF) aims to establish the world’s first net-zero carbon industrial cluster by 2040 and four low-carbon clusters by 2030.

IDRIC has received £20m from UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) to support this Challenge through funding a multidisciplinary research and innovation centre, which currently does not exist at the scale, to accelerate decarbonisation of industrial clusters.

Summary of Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Development and ownership of the IDRIC communication and marketing strategy.
  • Coordinate all interactions with the media. This includes handling enquiries from media, individuals and other organisations, often via telephone and email.
  • Design and manage effective external and internal communications and marketing including website, social media, print, film, PR, advertising etc. Development and maintenance of dynamic content on communication channels for key external audiences. Ensuring consistency with other communication channels like social media, the university website, external sites and news channels.
  • Build and tell compelling stories of success within IDRIC on digital and traditional communication channels including working with media, industry/government/business partners, public affairs agencies and the wider higher education sector.
  • Development (with external technical support as required) and regular updating of the IDRIC website and social media.
  • Develop, distribute and amplify IDRIC content via owned, earned and bought media channels, including briefing and managing agency relationships as required.
  • Plan and manage all external press and media communication activity and resources and coordination of any external freelance PR resource.
  • Represent IDRIC at external events and meetings, networking with people from all levels across Universities, UK Government, UKRI, IDRIC Management and Governance, sponsors and stakeholders.
  • Ensure a consistent approach to planning external media and press communications, collaborating with the wider marketing and communications team to ensure that Centre and University communications are aligned.
  • Confident working with senior managers and colleagues across the Centre and University.

For full application details and further information please go to:

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Applications can be submitted up to midnight (UK time) on 5th December 2021. This is a fixed term contract to end of March 2024 at Grade 7 salary £33,309 to £40,927

Heriot-Watt University values diversity across our University community and welcomes applications from all sectors of society, particularly from underrepresented groups. For more information, please see our website www.hw.ac.uk/uk/services/equality-diversity.htm and also our award-winning work in Disability Inclusive Science Careers disc.hw.ac.uk.

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