Job vacancies


£15,000 - £16,750 pa (permanent, full time)

Do you have a passion for literature and are keen to work in the sector? Do you want to learn more about the work of an arts organisation?  Do you have at least one  year’s experience in a communications support role?

We have a vacancy for a full time Communications Assistant to join our busy team.

The role
These are exciting times for WCN and the role of Communications Assistant is key to supporting the Communications Team in raising the profile of the organisation. This role provides an ideal opportunity for someone who is interested in pursuing a career in communications and marketing within the arts and literature sector, and offers the successful applicant unrivalled access to our diverse and innovative programme of work. 

The successful applicant would be introduced to the complexities of an arts organisation, supported to develop valuable skills and work with an exciting range of stakeholders, partners, writers, readers and audiences. 

About you
You will have a strong interest in literature and a genuine interest in the marketing and communications functions of an arts organisation with at least one year’s experience of working in communications support role. You will bring excellent writing skills, experience of using web and social media, excellent administrative and IT skills, and the ability to manage a demanding workload in a professional manner. You will be self motivated with the ability to get on well with people of all ages and levels of experience, have a commitment to a high standard of work and an eye for detail. 

Applications closed on Monday June 16th 2014 at 5.00 PM