Job Opening - BISA Communications Manager

Permanent full-time 35 hours per week
Oxford + work from home - flexible + some UK travel
£30,000 - £35,000 (Grade 7)
A newly created role, BISA seek a Communications Manager to lead the communications work and research impact at the beginning of an exciting new period for the Association. 
The Job
The job will involve managing BISA’s communication strategy. This includes a relaunch of the association’s website, generating, writing and editing content by liaising with BISA wide working groups, the post graduate network and sub-committees. The job involves taking the lead on all aspects of social media and providing the communication lead at BISA events and the annual conference. 
The Person
With a keen interest in International Studies, the person’s experience may include managing communications for an academic body, think tank or NGO.  
The person should demonstrate fresh and innovative thinking and must have experience of managing websites, outreach, events management and communications and, essentially, must have excellent writing and editing skills. 
Of degree calibre, the person may typically have some graphic design and branding experience. 
The person should have an independent working approach and be prepared to take the initiative. 
A full Job Profile is available to view by clicking here
A full Person Profile is available to view by clicking here
If you meet the criteria and wish to apply, send your current CV, a 250-word sample of your communications or journalism writing, a covering letter providing examples of how you meet the criteria in the Job and Person Profile and the contact details of two referees who are able to comment on your communications work. 
Send your application to: 
BISA HQ at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Closing date: 15th April 2019
Interviews: 3rd May 2019
Anticipated job-start: 1st July 2019
BISA welcomes diversity
and takes a pro-active approach to equality
British International Studies Association
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