International Communications Manager

London WC1B 3HH
£36,000 - £40,000
09 Oct 2013
25 Oct 2013
Full Time
Contract Type

World Cancer Research Fund International

International Communications Manager

£36,000 - £40,000 per annum


Full time, 37.5 hours per week

London WC1B

Closing date: 5pm, Friday 25th October 2013

Interviews: W/c 4th November 2013

An exciting opportunity for an International Communications Manager has arisen at World Cancer Research Fund International (WCRF International).

WCRF International leads and unifies a network of cancer prevention charities based in Europe, the Americas and Asia and is responsible for cancer prevention science, policy, strategy and operational direction to the network members.

The International Communications Manager is a new role within WCRF International and reflects an increased organizational focus on developing the capacity to engage and communicate with WCRF International’s global audience. This is an exciting time for WCRF International as we implement a new three-year strategy that puts communications at the centre. 

Working with the Head of Communications & Campaigns, you will develop and implement communication strategies, produce high quality web and blog content, guide our social media strategy, produce e-communications and support media work.

You will have the skills to be able to communicate with a diverse range of audiences from leading scientists to policy makers, and business leaders to health professionals. In addition, excellent negotiation skills, staff management experience and an ability to inspire confidence at a senior level are essential.  

We offer an attractive benefits package including 25 days of annual leave, flexible working, pension scheme, private medical insurance and development opportunities. We have a dynamic hard-working employee environment, based in a spacious building in one of central London’s most attractive squares.

Application Details

If you are interested in this role and feel you possess the necessary skills, knowledge and competencies, please submit a current CV and covering letter (maximum 2 pages) to or HR, WCRF International, 22 Bedford Square, London, WC1B 3HH by the closing date.

Please note: Your cover letter should highlight how your skills and experience will benefit WCRF International and equip you for the role.