6 month fixed term contract, full time (37 hours), to start as soon as possible

Salary: £20,000 – £23,000 pro rata

Location: Cardiff

Closing Date: Wednesday 6 November, 5.00 pm

Interviews: Monday 18 November 2019


The Communications and Marketing Assistant will work from our office at the Wales Millennium Centre. You will be responsible for coordinating Literature Wales’ social media and website content, in both Welsh and English, with the aim of increasing the organisation’s profile and reach. Please note that excellent written and verbal communication skills in Welsh are essential for this role.

This role assists and supports the organisations’ annual programme of activity and includes marketing, copy writing and drafting press releases, as well as event coordination and artist and partner liaison.

The Assistant will also support developments and updates to the Writers of Wales Database and will lead on creating and coordinating content for the organisations’ internal and external newsletters.

Please read the recruitment pack for more information about the role and how to apply, and to submit please send the following to post@literaturewales.org by 5pm Wednesday 6 November 2019

-Your application letter or video;

-Your CV (of no more than three A4 pages) and the details of two referees who know you in a professional context. We will only contact referees after an offer of employment has been accepted;

- The Literature Wales Equality and Diversity Form;

Communications Marketing Assistant Recruitment Pack – Oct 2019Literature Wales Equality and Diversity Form

Please feel free to contact us to discuss the post in advance, or to ask for more information. Please call 029 2047 2266 to speak with Branwen Llewellyn or e-mail her directly on Branwen@literaturewales.org