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Communications Officer
Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums

Opportunity closes: 7th Sep 2022
Type: Part-Time Job, Fixed-Term Job
Based: North East
Salary: £13,814.00 to £14,952.00

Website: northeastjobs.org.uk
Salary: £23,023 - £24,920 per annum pro rata (actual salary £13,814 - £14,952 per annum)

Fixed-term until 31 March 2023 (To cover the internal secondment of a team member)


We are seeking a creative marketing and PR professional to work within our busy Communications team. This is an exciting time to join us as we work on a number of high-profile marketing campaigns to promote must-see events including Hadrian’s Wall 1900 festival at three of our venues (summer 2022) and the Lindisfarne Gospels at the Laing Art Gallery (autumn 2022).

You must be able to write, edit and proof copy, work to tight deadlines and budgets and work on your own initiative. You must also be familiar with digital marketing including social media, using website content management systems and e-communications.

You will be responsible for all aspects of marketing and PR to promote TWAM's venues which include the Great North Museum: Hancock, the Laing Art Gallery, Segedunum Roman Fort and South Shields Museum & Art Gallery. This will involve developing communications plans for the venues and will include working with the media, online promotion, print and event organisation.

How To Apply

See Communication Officer - Newcastle City Council - North East Jobs for full person specification, job description and how to apply.