Ocean Conservation Trust
£22,000 – 25,000 pa (dependent on experience)

Calling all inspiring communication professionals and marine lovers! Are you passionate about marine conservation and dedicated to helping the Ocean Conservation Trust in our mission to connect as many people as possible with the Ocean?

We want everyone to Think Ocean in their daily lives and we need an exceptional communications professional to help us do just that!

About our charity & role

As a global Ocean conservation charity, we are acting now towards our vision of a healthy Ocean.

Conservation is all about people. Our team of marine biologists, educators, communicators, researchers, ecologists, oceanographers and divers are Ocean optimists. We work tirelessly to connect people to the Ocean and influence pro-Ocean behaviour.

This role will predominantly focus on the planning and delivery of exceptional conservation communication campaigns. You will be provided with the necessary resources and support from the team based at our Aquarium in Plymouth.

We are looking for the right person to join our Marketing and Communications department as a Communication Officer. The position will ideally be based at our base, the National Marine Aquarium in Plymouth. Remote working would be considered for the right candidate.

You will need to be self-motivated and enthusiastic to generate long term working relationships You will need to be a self-starter, able to work autonomously and managing your own time.

Job Description – Communications Officer Download

Communications Officer Person Spec Download

Application-for-Communications-Officer Download

To apply, please send your CV, cover letter and completed application form, along with a mixture of three examples of blogs, articles, press releases, marketing materials or social media content that you have created as the main author to:

Olly Reed – Marketing and Communications Manager

Either via email with the subject ‘Communications Officer – APPLICATION’ to olly.reed@oceanconservationtrust.org

or by post to

Olly Reed
National Marine Aquarium,
Rope Walk,

Closing Date: 9am Monday 7th September
Interview: Week starting 14th September

Please be aware that only applications selected for interview will be contacted.

If you have any questions about the role, please email the above address and I’ll respond as soon as possible.

The Ocean Conservation Trust and the National Marine Aquarium Ltd welcomes applications from all sections of the community and is an equal opportunities employer. In line with the requirements of the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. As part of the recruitment process, you will be asked to provide documented evidence of eligibility.

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