ASDC Seeks Projects Associate

ASDC Projects Associate

SALARY: 22,000 per annum, plus benefits

DEADLINE: The deadline for applications has now passed

Job Description

The UK's Association for Science and Discovery Centres (ASDC), Central Bristol, c. 22,000 + benefits (including 25 days' holiday + bank holidays + pension + private health care scheme).

The charity: The UK Association for Science and Discovery Centres (ASDC) is an educational charity based in Bristol, playing a strategic role in the Nation's engagement in science. As the UK's vibrant national membership organisation that brings together the leading informal science engagement organisations in the UK, including the major science and discovery centres and science museums, their vision is for a society where people are intrigued, inspired and involved with the sciences. Every year in the UK, 20 million people of all ages and backgrounds choose to engage with science in a hands-on, involving and personal way, at one of the UK's science and discovery centres or science museums. To find out more please visit

The role: We are looking for an exceptional individual to appoint to the varied role of ASDC Project Associate based in central Bristol. This role requires someone who is highly-motivated and would relish the chance to learn and progress in the field of science engagement, delighting in the opportunity to meet and communicate with members in centres across the UK.

The successful candidate will be flexible, highly motivated, utterly organised and will play a key and far-reaching role in the small, innovative and fast-paced team.

The Projects Associate will be responsible for supporting all ASDC projects, activities and communications. This will include working on the delivery of key national science engagement projects and events, as well as responsibility for updating the ASDC website and organising member communications including social media.

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Application process

To apply, please send a one page formal covering letter with your CV saying why you would relish the opportunity to take this position, what you would bring to the ASDC, and how your previous experience and passion is relevant to this role.

The deadline for applications has now passed.

Interviews: At the ASDC office, Bristol. May 16 2017

Dawn O'Shea is a recruitment partner recruiting directly on behalf of ASDC. Unfortunately, we are unable to respond individually to each application. If you do not hear from us by May 16 you should assume that your application has been unsuccessful. Candidates selected for an interview will be asked to provide details of 2 referees and bring along proof of UK residence and original copies of qualifications. Only applicants who have a legal right to work within the UK will be considered.

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