Oooh I wonder if you get to hang out with Michael Palin…
Royal Geographical Society (with IBG)
Communications and Media Officer
Further details at www.rgs.org/jobs
Salary: ??23,700 to ??24,800
Research on global climate change and eco-housing, poverty and the effects of welfare cuts, urban communities and the role of local food production; a website which provides stories and resources of the ???world below??? airline flight paths; exhibitions demonstrating the geography of ???Britain from the Air??? and glacial change in the Himalayas are just a few recent examples of the types of stories you will have to promote. In addition you will co-ordinate the production and editing of the Society???s termly Bulletin and its Annual Review which are sent to 15,000 members and Fellows.
Do you think you can help to promote and develop the Society???s communications, media and public relations work? If so, the Society is seeking to appoint a dynamic individual with strong communications skills to assist the Society in raising awareness of geography and the Society???s activities through the media, and to communicate effectively with its stakeholders, particularly through publications for Fellows and members.
Closing date for applications: 5pm on 24 November 2011
Interview date: 2 December 2011
To apply please email Dr Steven Toole, Policy and Public Affairs Manager, Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) with a copy of your CV and a covering letter explaining your suitability for the post and how you fulfil the selection criteria. Please also include relevant examples of your communications work to date.
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