Associació Catalana de Comunicació Científica

Outreach Officer – Central London

Outreach Officer – Central London
(3-year contract)
£23,500-£26,000 pa plus excellent benefits

We are seeking an enthusiastic, motivated and creative physical sciences
graduate to join the physics in society team as outreach officer.

The post holder will be responsible for devising and delivering projects
aimed at engaging public audiences with physics as well as promoting good
practice in public engagement among the wider physics community.

Applicants should have proven ability of working on complex projects with a
variety of stakeholders and of working under their own initiative.  They
should also be able to communicate science to public audiences and have
excellent team working skills.

This role requires an enhanced Criminal Records Bureau Disclosure.

For further details and to apply, please visit

Closing date for applications is 14 October 2009.
Interviews will be held in London on 22 or 23 October 2009.

The Institute of Physics aims to be an equal opportunities employer.

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Press Officer ICN

Position Available: Scientific Communication Officer

The Institut Català de Nanotecnologia (ICN) is a non-profit research institute, created in July 2003, which works concurrently in Scientific Research (Nanoscience, primarily via European and national collaborative projects) and Technology Research (Nanotechnology, in areas of internal expertise and co-development with private industry). The ICN has been growing quickly, based on its strong success rate in attaining competitive grants at both national and EU levels, and is now seeking a Scientific Communication Officer to join the team. The new role will be primarily responsible for the preparation of written project proposals, press releases, publicity materials, articles for publication, and other dissemination and communication activities, both at project level and at an institutional level. This position requires a person with both scientific background and good communication skills and experience (particularly in English), dynamism and initiative, the ability to work independently and as part of a team, with an enthusiastic and flexible approach to work. Candidates should be thorough and meticulous in their approach to tasks in order to deliver a high quality professional service.

Tasks and responsibilities:

• Writing, correcting and editing texts of primarily scientific nature, for project proposals and reports, dissemination activities and institional reports such as the Annual Report and Scientific Plans.

• Producing and updating web and print-based promotional materials.

• Contribute to reviewing and evaluating marketing activities, events and materials, and recommending future initiatives.

• Other associated responsibilities as directed.


• A good honours degree (or equivalent) in Science Communication, Media or a related discipline; a PhD (or equivalent) is desirable, but not essential.

• Alternatively, candidates will also be considered who are able to demonstrate substantial experience in communication with a solid scientific educational background.

• Fluent English.

• Demonstrated highly effective interpersonal, oral and written communication skills, including a well developed capacity to communicate to diverse audiences.

• A passion for science and an ability to communicate it to a wide range of audiences.

Highly Valued:

• Spanish and/or Catalan (written and spoken).

• Pro-active, responsible, capable of setting priorities, and of dealing with deadlines and periods of high workload.

• Excellent organisational and multi-tasking skills.


Salary, depending on qualifications and experience, will be within the range 25.000 – 30.000 € and the working hours 37,5 a week.

If you are interested in this position please send a letter of application together with your CV to by October 9th, 2009.

Enquiries to Boaz Kogon, T: 93 586 8306;


Multinacional líder en el sector healthcare busca incorporar:



Ubicación: Provincia de Barcelona

Reporta a.- Director de Marketing Corporativo

Misión:- Responsable de la elaboración, coordinación y ejecución de los procedimientos de comunicación externa, es decir la gestión de los recursos relacionados con la comunicación integral – que incorporan la gestión de la comunicación corporativa, relaciones con los medios, la imagen y las relaciones exteriores – con el objetivo de adecuar la imagen pública corporativa de la compañía a la que ha definido la Dirección General.

Formación.- Sólida formación superior en Ciencias de la Salud, Ciencias de la Información o similar, valorándose formación posterior en Comunicación y/o en el área de negocios. Inglés fluído.

Experiencia.- Experiencia mínima de 3 años en posición similar en empresas del sector healthcare o empresas de comunicación donde sus clientes principalmente pertenezcan a dicho sector.  Indispensable experiencia específica en comunicaciones de prensa, contacto con los medios de comunicación, así como con el entorno y los procedimientos de facultativos, personal sanitario, las instituciones y organismos competentes.


·         Elaboración de las campañas de comunicación dirigidas a todos los medios

·         Asesorar al equipo directivo en la imagen pública de la Compañía, dando  soporte en sus intervenciones públicas

·         Creación de red de contactos: Médicos, Farmacéuticos, Líderes de opinión, Instituciones, así como de grupos de expertos

·         Crear y realizar el manual de identidad corporativa

·         Elaboración de Dossiers de Prensa y Newsletter

·         Soporte a Marketing y a la Red de Ventas

·         Colaboración en la redefinición de la Web

Podeu enviar els postres currículums a:

Tiago Ferreira


Consultoría especializada en la gestión de talentos

C/ Pau Claris, 108, 3º 2ª 08009



Brussels Correspondent

Research Europe is seeking a Brussels Correspondent to join its busy news team.

Research Europe is the bible of research policymakers and managers across Europe, ranging across all disciplines and taking in both industry and academia. Founded in 1996, it is a popular fortnightly paper newsletter (published 22 times a year) and a sophisticated website with frequent online updates.
The Correspondent will work for a minimum of two days per week on Research Europe, though this may be spread out over the week. They will contribute news stories, analysis, comment and gossip and help commission (though not usually edit) articles.

The Correspondent will have an excellent understanding of the reality of European policymaking, good contacts and an appreciation of policy in R&D, research and innovation.
Please send your CV and covering letter to

Tècnic/a en comunicació ambiental

Empresa de serveis per a la sostenibilitat amb seu a Manlleu i oficines a Barcelona, Vilanova i la Geltrú, Madrid i Andorra selecciona:

Tècnic/a en comunicació ambiental

Tècnic/a de l’àrea de comunicació on desenvoluparà, entre altres tasques, la creació de continguts i l’elaboració
de materials i documents divulgatius.

– Llicenciat/da en ciències de la comunicació, publicitat, periodisme, ciències ambientals, biologia o
titulació similar.
– Imprescindible experiència en l’àmbit de la comunicació ambiental.
– Excel•lent nivell de redacció en català.
– Capacitat creativa.
– Bona capacitat de comunicació i disposició i facilitat pel treball en equip.
– Es valorarà el coneixement d’anglès.

Ubicació del lloc de treball
Oficina de Barcelona.

Les persones interessades cal que envieu el vostre currículum vitae i carta de presentació a a l’atenció de Marta Soler.

Av. Roma 252-254
08560 Manlleu
Tel. 938515055
Fax. 938515056

L’ACCC convoca VI Premi Joan Oró

L’ACCC convoca el VI Premi Joan Oró a la divulgació de la recerca científica. Enguany també hi haurà una modalitat dins de l’àmbit audiovisual i de les TIC. El termini de presentació dels treballs és fins al 31 d’octubre. Es poden enviar al correu electrònic secretaria-tecnica[AT] o bé a l’apartat de correus següent en el cas que es tracti d’un CD (per a la modalitat TIC)


Podeu trobar més informació aquí.


Retrat de Joan Oró

(Foto: Retrat de Joan Oró)

Vacant Servei premsa i divulgació al CPAN

El Centro Nacional de Física de Partículas (CPAN, Projecte Consolider-Ingenio 2010) ha ampliat el termini de presentació de sol•licituds per a cobrir el lloc de Responsable del Servei de Premsa i Divulgació Científica del CPAN.

Fins al pròxim 31 de juliol, els interessats podran enviar el seu currículum a través del web:

Les consultes s’hauran de realitzar a: Mª Jose Gracia Vidal