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Director of Communication and Events

London£70-90k p.a. + excellent benefits

Director of Communication and Events
£70-90k p.a. + excellent benefits

NESTA (the National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts) uses investment, grants, research and practical projects to stimulate innovation in fields as varied as videogames and healthcare, education and biotechnology.

You’ll take a strategic lead in all communications, including media, stakeholder relationships and an extensive events programme across the UK. Shaping and implementing overall strategy, you’ll develop a comprehensive narrative for NESTA’s work, translating this into key messages and significantly growing our digital presence.

Substantial communications experience at management level is essential, and you’ll need to demonstrate a creative, original approach to designing bespoke communications plans. You’ve also got a thorough grasp of how digital communications can be used to further an organisation’s strategic goals, and you’re able to work effectively with a huge spectrum of people – from community organisers to senior politicians.

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Closing date: 5pm Thursday 15th March 2012