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21 · MARCH · 2024

Vacancy | Communications Officer - CLOSED

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The Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals invites applications for the position of full-time Communications Officer to join the Communications Department.


  • University degree in Communication Sciences, Advertising, Journalism or related field.
  • Master’s degree will be a plus.
  • Substantial previous experience working at an expert level in communication agencies, communication departments of institutions or companies, marketing, or public relations.
  • Great knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (predominantly Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and PremierePro).
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • Fluency in English (minimum English level B2 of English in the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR)), Catalan and Spanish.
  • Good understanding of web design and the use of CMS tools (WordPress, OpenCMS, etc.)
  • Knowledge of e-mailing platforms (Mailchimp or others).
  • Knowledge of social media and web tools.
  • Practical knowledge of photography, video capture, and image post-production.
  • Knowledge of science communication and the European research system will be a plus.

The successful candidate will have to be a self-starter with outstanding organizational, written and verbal skills; will be able to think and to execute strategically and creatively with visual and written content; and will be an excellent writer and editor with the ability to deliver complex content clearly and persuasively. The successful candidate will work well in teams and in multitasking environments.

The position is expected to be full-time until December 31, 2024, with immediate incorporation. The salary will be proportional to IBEI similar administrative positions, valuing both the profile and the experience provided.

How to apply?

Interested candidates must complete the Application Form before April 15th, 2024 (included). It should include a Current CV and a Motivation Letter.

In case of doubts, you can contact us at comunicacio@ibei.org.