Communication Officer - ADA0422 (F/M)

Published on 10/06/2022

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Communication Officer - ADA0422 (F/M)


TheCommunication Officer provides communication and marketing expertise to enhancethe visibility and reputation of LIH across a wide range of international/localscientific and non-scientific audiences. S/he has responsibility for performingpublic outreach activities to generate visibility, raise awareness, build thebrand reputation and promote the goals and activities of the institute. S/he is also responsible for internalcommunication activities


KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES


  • Oversee the internal communication programme, manage and promote usage of the intranet, produce contents and organise social events to reinforce the corporate culture and federate staff around the LIH brand
  • Develop and implement public outreach campaigns and events to educate, inform and engage key stakeholders, donors and communities
  • Contribute to the editorial programme in collaboration with the team to leverage milestones and achievements, and increase awareness of LIH’s activities
  • Help define content strategies: identify topics of interest, reach out to stakeholders and write internal/external contents (blog articles, press releases, news, newsletters, video scripts, promotional contents, etc. )
  • Support scientists with the recruitment of participants in research studies and cohorts by developing and implementing communication plans
  • Act as a press contact and support the press office outreach programme.
  • Contribute to the development of LIH’s marketing & communication strategy.


KEY SKILLS, EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS


  • Bachelor’s Degree in communication, journalism or marketing with demonstrated experience ideally in a medical/scientific context or Bachelor’s Degree in Life Sciences with knowledge of medical/scientific journalism and communication.
  • At least two years of communication and copywriting experience, ideally within a medical/research institution, a communication agency or a medical/scientific medium.
  • Creative thinker: one who thinks “outside of the box“, by formulating exciting, interesting and above all, persuasive ways of presenting information to an audience.
  • Story-telling expertise and ability to take complex, scientific information and explain it in a clear, articulate and easy to understand format.
  • Strong project management and organisational skills.
  • Autonomous, adaptable and flexible individual.
  • Fluent in English and German with excellent oral and copywriting skills. Good knowledge of French and Luxembourgish would be an asset.


IN SHORT...


  • Contract type: Permanent contract
  • Work hours: Full time (40h/week)
  • Location: Strassen
  • Start date: Asap
  • Ref: VD/COMOF0422/ADA/MARCOM


HOW TO APPLY


Applications including a cover letter and a  curriculum vitae should be sent before 30 April 2022 through our website via the apply button below.


Applications by email will not be considered.

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