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Senior Communications Officer (Library Services) - QMUL25996

Department: Marketing & Communications
Salary: £34,733 - £40,797 per annum (Grade 4)
Reference: QMUL25996
Location: Mile End
Date posted: 15-Sep-2021
Closing date: 04-Oct-2021

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Queen Mary University of London is a leading global university with a difference. We are one of the UK’s top research universities, committed to improving social justice and achieving the previously unthinkable.

We are recruiting to the role of Senior Communications Officer (Library Services). This role is responsible for supporting the strategic approach to, and delivery of, communications and engagement between Queen Mary’s Library Services and our diverse University community with the goal of continually improving the understanding and perception of Library spaces, services and expertise.

Library Services is a major part of the Student and Academic Services Directorate, with libraries and study spaces located at three of Queen Mary’s campuses, responsibility for the university archives, and with a strong online presence.

This is an exciting time to join Library Services at Queen Mary, as we embark on an ambitious transformation programme to rapidly evolve and build a culture of diversity, service excellence and continuous improvement to achieve Queen Mary’s strategic goals.

This role is based in the Internal Communications team within the Marketing and Communications Directorate. The team is responsible for delivering strategic and operational communications that support, inform and engage the Queen Mary community. Working closely with key staff and student stakeholders across the University, the team is responsive, forward-thinking and creative.

The role is full time and offered on an indefinite basis. The starting salary will be £34,733 - £40,797 per annum inclusive of London Allowance. Benefits include 30 days annual leave, pension scheme and interest-free season ticket loan.

If you would like to discuss the role, please contact Niamh Ryan, Internal Communications Manager (

Queen Mary’s commitment to our diverse and inclusive community is embedded in our appointments processes. Reasonable adjustments will be made at each stage of the recruitment process for any candidate with a disability. We are open to considering applications from candidates wishing to work flexibly.

To apply, please click the “apply” button below.

The closing date for applications is 4 October 2021.

Interviews are likely to be shortly thereafter.

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