Communications Officer

Pirbright Institute research has an enormous impact on animal and human health and food and economic security and they are looking for a Communications Officer who can help them tell their story and showcase how their science is improving lives.

This role supports the Communications and Engagement Team in the delivery of the Institute’s science communications and public engagement strategy. We are looking for someone who is passionate about public engagement and science communication with knowledge or experience of science writing, event organisation, video and audio journalism, website content, and communications administration support. The role also supports on public engagement events and activities including organising volunteers and exhibiting. These activities are required to maintain and enhance the reputation of the Institute through proactive interactions with stakeholders, including the general public and end users of research.

The role includes public engagement, event management, content creation and communication administration.

Salary: £27,629 to £29,374

Closing date: 17/10/2021

Further information can be found here.