The Communications Officer plays a crucial part in the Office of Philanthropic Partnerships and Alumni (OPPA). OPPA works with an international community of donors and alumni, including individual philanthropists, family trusts, foundations and corporates, and our global alumni community of over 140,000 graduates of the University of York.
OPPA is responsible for:
OPPA works with academics across the University, the University board and donors to secure funding for innovative projects that tackle global challenges such as food sustainability, inequality and mental health, and for scholarships that open up a new world of opportunity for our global student community
You will be part of the communications team and will be responsible for managing all social media channels, producing engaging content and communicating effectively with our audiences. You will deliver digital communications including social media, website management and email comms, with responsibility for our international audiences.
You will bring drive, ambition and enthusiasm to help support our international engagement plan and the University’s strategic philanthropic campaign - York Unlimited.
This role is a maternity cover for 12 months.
Interview date: w/c 27 September
For informal enquiries: please contact Charlotte Capper, Communications and Digital Manager at email@example.com
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