OPHI job vacancy ~ Research Communications Officer

Applications are invited for a full-time, fixed-term post of a Research Communications Officer, starting as soon as possible for one year in the first instance. The postholder will draft written materials to promote and disseminate OPHI’s work; ensure that research work is published in a timely fashion in paper and online; and proactively manage OPHI’s website, building content and developing sections such as the online training portal. The successful applicant will be expected to oversee the communication aspects of all OPHI events, play a role in nurturing relationships, and represent OPHI at some events.

Applicants must have extensive experience in publications and editing, and experience of updating and maintaining the content of a website. Also essential are excellent writing skills, proven organisational skills, and the ability to function effectively in a team environment. An understanding of or an interest in development and poverty is important, as is some experience of media and public relations.

Details of further particulars and on how to apply can be found here.

Only applications received before 12.00 noon on Monday 23 June 2014 can be considered.