Vacancies at SCIAD

We're Hiring!
We're always looking for talented individuals to work with us at SCIAD. Contact us to find out more about our vacancies in marketing and communications in science, tech and healthcare

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Senior Account Manager - Healthcare PR

As a creative, independent healthcare and science communications agency we're looking for a talented Senior Account Manager to work on a variety of global health and science campaigns. At Sciad Communications we integrate Branding, PR and Digital Marketing to build our clients' reputations, accelerate their growth and help them achieve their business goals.

We have an excellent track record in developing communications programmes for our clients, helping them to stay ahead of their competitors and become market leaders. The Sciad team is committed to helping companies that use science and technology as the basis for world changing ideas.

You will be working with a range of clients including the following activities:

  • Help to plan and implement creative programmes for clients
  • Encourage and mentor members of the team to build individuals' professional development
  • Client presentations, calls and briefings
  • Research and write press releases, advertorials, review articles, marketing materials
  • Business development, identify new potential clients, write programmes and proposals

Who we’re looking for:

You will be passionate about health and science communications and the industry we work in. You'll have previous experience working in a PR agency at a similar level with excellent writing and presentation skills. We’re looking for someone who is a team player, professional, outgoing and friendly, with excellent communication skills, a knack for networking and a passion for PR.  If you’re keen on coming in for an interview, send us a cover letter and your CV by email to


Trainee Website Designer

This is a full-time role for a trainee website designer interested in working in the science and health industry. This role will provide valuable experience across a broad range of website design and digital marketing projects, and will include developing your skills in:

  • Design
  • Front end development
  • Conversion rate optimisation
  • Website planning
  • Sitemaps IA
  • SEO technical work
    • Moz
    • Page speed
    • Call tracking
  • Drupal
  • Drupal maintenance
  • Basic server management
  • Email marketing support
  • Social media technical setup and integration
  • Attending industry networking events
  • Google AdWords and PPC
  • Google Analytics
  • Liaising with clients via telephone and email
  • Asana project management tool

Who we’re looking for:

You will be a bright, talented Graduate with a Computer Science Degree or equivalent with an ambitious character and some website design experience as an intern or during your studies. You’ll need excellent design and technical skills with a positive and willing to learn attitude. We’re looking for someone who is professional, outgoing and friendly. You’ll have an eye for detail, a passion for digital marketing and website design and enjoy working in a team. If you’re keen on coming in for an interview, send us a cover letter and your CV by email to


Science Communications Intern

The role will involve working for Sciad Communications' PR team including the following activities:

  • Providing daily admin support to the Sciad Communications' team
  • Daily data entry on contact database
  • Help Account Executives follow-up press release distribution
  • Attending industry networking events
  • Monitoring the media, including newspapers, magazines, journals, broadcasts, newswires, social media sites and blogs, for opportunities for clients
  • Preparing client reports 
  • Researching journalists to add to database
  • Helping with social media monitoring and posts

You will be a bright, talented graduate with a science degree or equivalent with an ambitious character. You’ll need excellent writing skills with a positive and willing-to-learn attitude. We’re looking for someone who is friendly and professional, with excellent communication skills, with a knack for networking and a passion for PR. This position would be for half a day, once a week, ideal for students trying to fit in work experience around their studies. 


Freelance Designers and Website Developers

We're looking for a Drupal or Wordpress website designers and developers, themers, PHP developers and designers to help work on new sites for our clients and design projects. Send us your CV and let us know about your experience and rates. 


If you would like to contact us about vacancies or freelance work, please send your CV or portfolio to Deborah Cockerill at so that we can discuss more details about your experience and the role you're interested in. We look forward to hearing from you!