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Education and Communication Manager
Oglesby Cancer Research Building

Job reference: BMH-015695

Location: Oglesby Cancer Research Building

Closing date (DD/MM/YYYY): 01/10/2020

Salary: £32,816 to £40,322 per annum (depending on experience)

Employment type: Fixed Term

Faculty/Organisation: Biology, Medicine & Health

School/ Directorate: Manchester Cancer Research Centre (MCRC)

Hours per week: Full time

Contract Duration: starting as soon as possible until 19th October 2022

We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic individual with experience in creating effective digital and educational communications materials to join the Manchester Cancer Research Centre (MCRC) Strategic Team in a new Education and Communications Manager role.

You will be expected to oversee the development and delivery of the NCITA education programme through timely communication materials and delivering a yearly national cancer imaging conference. In addition, ypu will be expected to contribute, support and independently develop high quality communication materials that support imaging research and support the education, scientific, and public engagement communication activities within the MCRC aligned with its partners (The University of Manchester, Cancer Research UK, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust).

This post is funded by the Cancer Research UK National Cancer Imaging Translational Award (NCITA).

You will hold a university degree in a relevant discipline (or have equivalent relevant experience). In addition, you should have a natural flair for creating bespoke communication materials that effectively communicate imaging research or other activities to researchers or other audiences. You should also have excellent networking skills and the ability to work collaboratively with colleagues from across the NCITA and MCRC partnerships.

The post will be based at the Oglesby Cancer Research Building in South Manchester.

The role is full time and opportunities exist for flexible working

Happy to talk flexible working.

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of age, sex, gender (or gender identity), ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments are made on merit.    

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: James O'Connor

Email: James.O'

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This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

Please see the link below for the Further Particulars document which contains the person specification criteria.


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