Communications Officer - Integrated Catchment Solutions Programme (iCASP)

University of Leeds

£27,025 - £32,236 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

Reference: ENVGE1088

Sectors: water & hydrology, conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Sunday, 20th January 2019   2 days left

Communications Officer - Integrated Catchment Solutions Programme (iCASP)

University of Leeds

Faculty of Environment

Ref. ENVGE1088

Grade 6, £27,025 to £32,236 per annum

Fixed Term (for 3 years due to external funding), Full Time


Would you like to help communicate the exciting work of the Yorkshire Integrated Catchment Solutions Programme (iCASP) to practitioners, academics, and policy-makers? Do you have excellent communication and influencing skills, with experience of event facilitation and managing social media?

iCASP is a £6million investment (2017-2022), with funding from the Natural Environment Research Council, aimed at generating solutions to significant environmental issues, bringing benefits across rural and urban areas of Yorkshire, and showcasing these solutions at a national and international level.

Reporting to the Programme Manager, you will be key to generating impact and publicity, helping our academic, industry, public sector, and non-governmental partners communicate to target audiences about the iCASP projects that they are working on. You will facilitate access to information through iCASP’s website, social media, briefing documents and events. You will support engagement with policy makers, providing evidence to support decision-making.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Professor Joseph Holden, Director of iCASP - Tel: +44 (0)113 343 3317, email:

To discover more and apply, please go to:

Closing date: Sunday 20th January 2019.

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