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Communications Associate, Oxford

Full-time, permanent

Salary range £26,000-£32,000 (higher for exceptional candidates)

The mission of the Rhodes Trust is to identify and develop remarkable people, bring leaders together around the world, and actively support lifelong fellowship.

To help us grow awareness of our activities and success stories we’re currently seeking a Communications Associate to join our busy Communications team. As Communications Associate you will report to the Director of Communications and work closely with many colleagues across Rhodes House, gaining first-hand knowledge and experience working as an in-house communications professional for a highly regarded educational charity. You will have a great deal of autonomy to develop and execute strong digital campaigns for the Trust and will be part of delivering a diverse and exciting range of communications including internal, media, print, merchandise, online and event-based.

Ideally, you will possess a strong portfolio of digital and print communication skills, excellent organisational and planning abilities, and be a natural team player.

Please see the job description for further details. 


Programs and Events Assistant, Oxford

Full-time, 18 month fixed-term contract

Salary range £22,000-£28,000 

The Rhodes Scholarships are postgraduate awards supporting outstanding all-round students for graduate study at the University of Oxford.  Scholars are selected on the basis of outstanding intellect, character, leadership, and commitment to service.  We expect that the experience in Oxford will provide a transformative opportunity for Scholars academically and in terms of fostering international understanding and character and leadership development.  The Rhodes Trust is based at Rhodes House in Oxford.  

As Programs and Events Assistant you will be joining a busy and friendly team, and assisting with both the Alumni (predominantly overseas) events as well as the daily Scholar events at Rhodes House. Alumni events range from brunches and academic talks to drinks receptions while the Scholar events typically consist of conferences, retreats, talks, festive celebrations, yoga and creative or musical events.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone with experience in, or wishing to develop a career in Events.  The Rhodes Trust wishes to invest in its employees and expects to offer training in areas which will enhance the postholder’s skills for the role.  For the right person there is the opportunity to develop the role and take on further responsibilities.

Applicants must be available to start as soon as possible.

Please see the job description for further details.