Location: Harwell, Oxfordshire
Responsible to: Business Relationship Manager, Ocean Sustainablity Business Unit
Working Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Contract: Fixed 1 year contract
Holiday: 28 days per annum, plus statutory holidays.
Equal Opportunities: The Satellite Application Catapult strives to be an equal opportunities employer and commitment to this process will be expected.
The Satellite Applications Catapult promotes, develops and facilitates the commercialisation and advancement of the satellite applications industry.
The Ocean Sustainability Business Unit at the Satellite Applications Catapult is an independent innovation and technology company, created to drive economic growth through the exploitation of space. The initiative is a not for profit, collaborative project between the Satellite Applications Catapult and our partner, Pew Charitable Trusts. Our analysis focuses on adding transparency to retailers’ seafood supply chains and supporting Governments to monitor their marine reserves and Exclusive Economic Zones (EEZs). The project was runner up in the Economist Ocean Innovation Challenge 2015 and winner of the Technology Award in the 2015 Blue Marine Foundation Ocean Awards.
The mission of the business unit (to be shortly renamed) is to be the trusted, internationally recognised experts in fisheries analysis and support for Governments and retailers by providing actionable information on fisheries activities.
Our vision is for Governments and retailers globally to have fair and equal access to high quality, actionable analysis on fisheries compliance, resulting in higher levels of economic and biological sustainability.
The Catapult fosters an open and collaborative culture that stimulates and develops staff and encourages collaboration and innovation. Our employee value proposition is strong. We have worked hard to create an environment which is dynamic, exciting, challenging, rewarding, flexible and, most importantly, fun. More about the Catapult Culture
The Marketing & Communications Manager will work in the Catapult’s Ocean Sustainability Business Unit on marketing and communications activities. Reporting to the Business Relationship Manager, the Marketing & Communications Manager will support the drive to engage Governments and retailers around the world to raise awareness and increase understanding of our work.
Main Responsibilities and Activities
Fulfil and develop the marketing plan for the launch of the Business Unit as an independent entity, with its own brand name and marketing & communications campaign.
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