Asia House is recruiting a Communications Officer

Asia House is recruiting a Communications Officer


Asia House is seeking an enthusiastic and creative Communications Officer to help support our ongoing expansion across global trade, international relations, new technologies and Asia-focused arts and culture.

This is an exciting time to join Asia House as we continue to enjoy rapid growth and develop our work in new areas and geographies. We need to bolster our Communications team to support our expansion and ensure the right people know about the work we do and how we can support their activities. If this sounds like an appealing challenge, read on…


Job advert – Communications Officer

Salary: circa £24,000 (depending on experience) + other benefits

Asia House is increasing its communications activity across all channels to elevate our profile and engage more effectively with our stakeholders.

To help us achieve this, we are seeking an enthusiastic Communications Officer with excellent writing skills to help generate and share content in support of Asia House’s events and research programmes. The role will suit someone early in their PR career looking for more responsibility and the chance to have an impact in a growing organisation.

This diverse role includes writing a range of content, from press releases to tweets; publishing content to the Asia House websites; creating digital newsletters; helping to manage social media accounts; supporting with media enquiries; and engaging with video production and editing.

Working closely with the Communications Manager, the successful candidate will enjoy considerable responsibility and the chance to have a major impact in developing the Asia House brand as we pursue an increasingly ambitious agenda. We are looking for someone with new ideas for how we can enhance our communications activity, and the confidence to share them.

About Asia House

Asia House is the Centre of Expertise on Asia. We drive political and economic engagement between Europe and Asia through our high-profile events programme featuring thought-leaders from governments and the private sector; through our research activity; and through our advisory services. We also support a vibrant Arts and Learning Programme.

This is a full-time position reporting to the Communications Manager

For more information, including how to apply, please see the Communications Officer Job Spec 

Closing date: 5 August 2018