Communications Assistant – Communications and Knowledge Management

Permanent position, Full-Time, United Kingdom

We are recruiting an energetic and motivated professional at Assistant Consultant level to join IMC’s friendly, supportive and digitally-focussed Communications and Knowledge Management team.

The role

Your excellent writing, editing and digital media management skills will help us improve the quality and quantity of the Communications team’s storytelling projects, from online articles, to project reports, to scripts for podcasts and animated films.

You will play a lead role in planning our publishing calendar, and you will take stories from concept to publishing to assessing audience response. These stories will cover, for instance, our work building rural roads in Nepal, upgrading schools in Pakistan, and assessing the delivery of UK humanitarian aid in South Sudan.

Your support will help us develop a stronger, clearer online voice for the company that helps us win bids for international development projects, attract great job candidates, and demonstrate our expertise in technical fields such as infrastructure, monitoring, evaluation and learning, innovation, trade and investment, economics and finance, and water and sanitation.

This position requires strong abilities to plan content-publishing schedules and to publish to professional standard with short turnaround times.

Skills in design that can support the production of project reports, slide presentations, and other communications materials will offer an advantage.

The ideal candidate will be driven, proactive and dynamic in their approach to work, and share our passion for development and improving the lives of others. 

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How to apply

Please submit your CV and covering letter to explaining clearly why you are interested in this role and working for IMC, the skills and experiences you can bring to it, and how your experience meets the person specification. Your covering letter should also include your salary expectations. 

In your application please include links to writing samples and/or digital content you have produced.