Job opening - Communication Officer (EU)

25 September, 2023

The Industry, Procurement and Knowledge Transfer Department (IPT) is currently looking for a communications officer. The main responsibilities of the role include implementing and reporting on the communication activities of European and knowledge transfer projects coordinated / managed by CERN.

You will:

  • Create and update communication and marketing material, as agreed with the Communication and Marketing Officer for IPT;
  • Science and technology writing (news items, articles);
  • Contribute to the development and maintenance of the EU Projects Office as well as CERN Knowledge Transfer strategic communications plans;
  • Create, implement and evaluate communication plans for events related to EU projects and other relevant IPT activities;
  • Contribute to the evaluation and monitoring of the¬†EU Projects Office¬†communication activities, including quarterly and project reports;
  • Attend meetings related to EU projects;
  • Create a network of contacts to support the generation, promotion and evaluation of communication activities;
  • Keep abreast of the latest technologies to support an efficient communication;
  • Share resources and assist with other communication and marketing activities in the IPT department, including work on annual reports.

The skills and/or technologies you should have and/or know:

  • Professional experience in communication related to science, technology and innovation;
  • Master degree in Science Communication will represent an asset.

fluency in English, the ability to work in French would be an advantage.

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