Digital Content Producer, Science

Digital Content Producer, Science
Employer: Natural History Museum
Salary: £29,382
Location: London

The Natural History Museum (NHM) is a world-class visitor attraction, leading science research centre and commercial event space. We use our unique collections and unrivalled expertise to tackle the biggest challenges facing the world today. We care for more than 80 million specimens, both in our London and Tring museums, spanning billions of years and welcome more than five million visitors annually.

We are at a pivotal moment in our history as we will soon launch a new strategy setting out our role as the natural world faces increasing threats. Building on our world-leading collection, global reputation for science and as one of the world’s leading visitor attractions, the NHM has ambitious plans leading up to the 150 anniversary of the opening of the Waterhouse Building in 2031, making this a truly exciting time to be part of the NHM team.

About the role

Be part of a growing digital team at the Natural History Museum and collaborate with in-house scientists to create accurate content about the Museum's scientific research, collections and events.

Help us to champion the needs of our science audiences and make our digital support of the Museum's science more accessible and engaging than ever.

You will be responsible for creating compelling, accurate digital content about the Museum's scientists, research and collections for scientific audiences such as scientists, researchers, postgraduate students, funders and citizen scientists. You will also ensure that all content is produced to a high standard taking into account in-house guidelines, industry standards for SEO and digital usability and accessibility.

About you

As the role entails working with a wide range of staff members and managing conflicting priorities, you will need to be highly organised, diplomatic and an effective communicator.

You will bring with you significant experience producing fast-turnaround digital content about science, citizen science or education for public and professional audiences in a scientific, educational or media organisation. You will also have demonstrable experience of producing digital content that responds to user needs and organisational objectives, and incorporates creative writing, social media, multimedia and innovative digital content formats.

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