Communications Assistant

£17,403 – £19,368 Full time. Permanent.

The role

The role of Communications Assistant is vital to the smooth running of the Communications Team and the external presentation of the National Centre for Writing. This is an administrative role and an ideal position for someone looking to develop a career in arts marketing.

About you

Books will be your passion and you will have a strong interest in the contemporary literary scene. You will have experience of working in a fast-paced office environment and have at least one year’s experience of working in an administrative or communications role.  You will bring with you excellent writing, administrative and IT skills and be very comfortable with social media.

Recruitment timetable

Closing deadline:                                            9am Monday 3 December 2018

Short-list confirmation date:                       6pm Friday 7 December 2018

Selection interviews:                                      Thursday 13 December 2018 at Dragon Hall

When you submit your application, please ensure that you are available to participate between 9.00am – 6.00pm on the selection day.

How to apply

Communications Assistant job pack FINAL

Communications Assistant Application form FINAL

Equal Opportunities Form

Send your application form, CV, personal statement and equal opportunities monitoring form by email to Freya Gallagher-Jones at:

Or by post to:

Freya Gallagher-Jones, Operations Assistant, National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall, 115-123 King St, Norwich, NR1 1QE

If you would like to have a confidential discussion about the role with the Director of Communications, Alice Kent, please email her at to arrange a convenient time to speak.