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Current Vacancies

Communications Adviser – London (Full Time)

We seek a corporate communications professional to join a busy Stakeholder and Communications team as a Communications Adviser.  Reporting to the Communications Manager, you will work collaboratively across the organisation and its subsidiaries to provide exceptional media and public relations expertise.

The successful candidate  will uphold the quick, pithy and accurate day-to-day running of the busy press office, including news monitoring, responding to queries, selling in stories, supporting campaigns and events, taking part in on call rota, updating briefing documents, building relationships and ensuring media contacts are up to date. They will contribute to and support integrated communications campaigns on a range of high profile and exciting issues and work closely with the Communications team to spot and exploit opportunities for proactive positive content

Creative, versatile written and oral communications skills, including speech writing, creating advanced presentations and digital content, are essential. Candidates should have strong news sense and be a good team player with an ability to manage relationships and the drive to work across teams to deliver targeted communications to multiple audiences.

This is an exciting role in a high-profile organisation at the heart of one of the country’s most important industrial sectors.  An understanding of energy issues in general and the oil and gas industry in particular is desirable but not essential, together with a nose for the newsworthy story. You must be able to demonstrate a keen interest in the industry, as well as the capacity to cope under pressure.  In return for hard work and commitment, the organisation offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits.

If you are interested in the above vacancy, please apply by sending a detailed CV and a personal statement to the HR Team at . A full job description can be found at here    

Closes 13th April 2020

Business Assistant – London (Student Placement 1 year)

We are looking for a student, on a sandwich course, for a year’s placement in our Market Intelligence Team.

The successful candidate will be required to work together with our current business advisors to undertake several duties including:

  • Providing market intelligence, analysis and insight on the Exploration and Production industry in the UK, supporting the preparation of reports and insights commissioned by the teams within OGUK
  • Servicing the research, analytical and reporting requirements of all the teams within OGUK in a timely and professional manner
  • Developing knowledge in relevant areas

Core Competencies

  • Ability to prepare, analyse and present information in an effective and timely manner
  • Good communicator with oral and written fluency to match
  • Ability to think clearly, critically and decisively
  • Skilled in compiling, manipulating and analysing data
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Highly organised
  • Energy and ability to work within and across teams to facilitate effective decision-making and issues-management across OGUK
  • Evidence of strong work ethic and awareness of discretion and need to observe confidentiality in all matters.


It is essential that potential candidates are undergraduates working towards a 2:1 degree or above in an economics, business, energy, sciences or related degree.

Candidates should email their CV and a cover letter, detailing why they are suitable for the role, to

Closes 31st March 2020


Due to the high volume of applications we regret we will be unable to respond to each applicant. If you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful.                                                                                     

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