Julian Walker

Marketing and Communications Officer

As Marketing and Communications Officer it is my job to be the first point of contact for all members of Genetic Alliance UK. I also work to maintain the public image of Genetic Alliance UK through the website, newsletters and press releases.

Most of my work involves managing the production of our publicity materials as well as organising events for our members such as the Annual Conference.

Main Responsibilities

1. To raise awareness of Genetic Alliance UK’s work to improve the lives of people affected by genetic conditions by ensuring that high quality services and information are available to all who need them.

2. To produce Genetic Alliance UK’s quarterly newsletter encouraging contributions from internal and external contributors.

3. To assist in the planning and delivery of external events, including responsibility for the organisation of the Annual Conference.

4. To develop and manage new relationships with the media (specialist and general) that will enable Genetic Alliance UK to raise its profile.