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Communications & Uptake Officer, ESID (SEED)
Oxford Road, Manchester

Job reference: HUM-06623

Location: Oxford Road, Manchester

Closing date (DD/MM/YYYY): 07/07/2015

Salary: £30,434 to £37,394 per annum

Employment type: Fixed Term

Faculty/Organisation: Humanities

Division: ZZ DO NOT USE Brooks World Poverty Institute (BWPI)

Hours per week: Full time

Contract Duration: 1 August 2015 to 31 March 2017

School / Directorate: School of Environment, Education & Development

The Effective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre is seeking a Communications & Uptake Officer to join our team.

This post offers the opportunity to manage a wide range of communications and uptake activities, working with a range of international partners.

Playing a key role in this busy team and working closely with the Programme and Uptake Manager, you will need the ability to work at both strategic and operational levels – and with a wide range of colleagues, project partners, funders and other external stakeholders. You will also be responsible for monitoring the impact of those strategies.

We are looking for someone with a proven track record in research communication and an understanding of and commitment to, optimising opportunities for research uptake.

As an equal opportunities employer, we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. However, as black and minority ethnic (BME) candidates are currently under-represented at this level in this area, we would particularly welcome applications from BME applicants. All appointments will be made on merit.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Julia Brunt, Research Programme Manager


Tel: 0161 306 6434

General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel: 01565 818 234

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

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