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Vacancy at the UK Data Service: Senior Officer, Communications and Impact (Web Management)


We are looking for a web-savvy Senior Officer, Communications and Impact (Web Management) who can help the UK Data Archive and UK Data Service reach and engage the social science data community to deliver real and measurable impact.

This role will provide you with an opportunity to share and build expertise in web management, web analytics, user experience testing and communications, as part of a small but effective cross-site Communications and Impact team. Your key responsibility will be to actively maintain web standards and functionality, as well as content and quality of web-delivered services. Familiarity with social science research methods and data is highly valued, but not required.

The post is primarily focused to support the UK Data Service in reaching current and potential data users, data owners and other stakeholders in the UK and abroad. The Communications and Impact team is part of the Outreach function, which includes User Support and Training colleagues based at the University of Manchester.

This is a full time, fixed-term position until 30 September 2017 (job share considered). The deadline for applications is 3 July 2015.

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