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Communications and Health Information Assistant

  • 12-month fixed-term contract
  • Salary: Circa £20,000 (pro rata)
  • Part time–22.5 hours (3 days a week)
  • London WC1B

Closing date: 1st May 2019
Interviews: 9th May 2019

An exciting opportunity for a Communications and Health Information Assistant has arisen at World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF UK).

World Cancer Research Fund UK champions the latest and most authoritative scientific research from around the world on cancer prevention and survival through diet, weight and physical activity, so that we can empower people to make informed lifestyle choices to reduce their cancer risk.

We are seeking a Communication and Health Information Assistant who will be responsible for supporting the development of World Cancer Research Fund’s Communication and Health Information team. This is a very varied role that offers a great opportunity to work across two teams and develop a range of different skills.

We are looking for someone with experience of using and coordinating social media, as well as having strong editorial and proofreading skills.

They will have experience of using databases and have excellent knowledge of IT packages such as Excel. The successful candidate will also have experience of being responsible for a range of administrative duties.

Application Details:
If you are interested in this role and feel you possess the necessary requirements, please submit a current CV and covering letter (maximum 2 pages) to hr@wcrf.org or HR, WCRF UK, 22 Bedford Square, London, WC1B 3HH by the closing date. You must have current right to work in the UK.

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

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are only able to provide feedback to shortlisted candidates. If you do not hear from us within 14 days of the closing date, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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