January 19, 2021

Job Posting

Marketing Assistant (International Affairs)

Chatham House – London, UK
Date added: January 19, 2021 Application deadline: January 25, 2021 Contract type: fixed-term Hours: full-time Salary: GBP26,000

Chatham House, the Royal Institute of International Affairs, is a world-renowned independent policy institute. Based in London, our mission is to help build a sustainably secure, prosperous and just world.

The role

We are searching for a Marketing Assistant to join the Department of Communications and Publishing to support the promotion of International Affairs, a leading journal of international relations research.

Key role and responsibilities

Marketing & Communications:

  • Crafting and posting content for IA social media channels
  • Events administration
  • CRM administration and email marketing
  • Monitoring and evaluation of marketing channels (social media, email, podcast stats, Altmetrics)


  • Providing support to the IA Editorial and International Advisory Boards
  • Liaising with the journal’s publisher, Oxford University Press
  • Coordinating office supplies
  • Post-handling, including distribution of copies to authors (once we return to the office)
  • Booking rooms and arranging catering for events held at Chatham House

Experience and skills

  • Good general knowledge of and an interest in international affairs
  • Experience of working with social media
  • Outstanding attention to detail with an organised approach to work and ability to multi-task
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Able to form good working relationships with a wide range of people at all levels internally and externally
  • Computer-literate with experience of CRM databases and Microsoft Office products (training will be provided)