Director of Scientific Writing & Advocacy

Job description


We are looking for a motivated and high-achieving Director of Scientific Writing and Advocacy based in London to join one the team working on our exciting machine learning product. This is a full-time placement with significant opportunities for personal development.

We offer an intellectually stimulating environment, work within an interdisciplinary team and an inclusive culture. We are a high-calibre, mission-driven team building a technology that improves our world.

The Company

causaLens leads causal AI research. Causality is a major step towards developing true AI. Our technology transforms organisations by autonomously discovering valuable insights that optimise business outcomes. Our flagship product, time-series prediction engine, goes beyond both traditional machine learning and AutoML. It has become the industry standard in the financial sector and is increasingly being used in a wide range of industries. causaLens is run by top scientists and engineers, 70% holding a PhD in a quantitative field. For more information visit or contact us on Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter.

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Roles and Responsibilities

This is an exciting role for a smart, creative person with a strong technical background and to lead our Communication and Marketing. You work will include:

  • Transforming highly technical scientific research into an engaging content
  • Liaising with our team of Scientists and Engineers to contribute to idea generation
  • Leading the creation of exciting use-cases for our technology
  • Communicating the value of causal AI for a range of business use-cases


  • The opportunity to join a fast-growing, agile, and international team passionate about innovation and making a difference
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Share option scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • 32 days paid holiday allowance (incl. bank holidays)
  • Equipment you need to get the job done (MacBook Pro etc.)
  • Good work-life balance
  • Opportunities for continued learning and self-development, including courses, conferences and book budget
  • Flexible work-from-home and remote days
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Weekly journal club and knowledge sharing presentations
  • Regular team outings, pizza Thursdays and annual company retreats
  • Fruits, snacks and soft drinks in the office
  • Amazing, smart, fun and inspiring colleagues, always there to support your ideas, growth and enthusiasm


Our interview process consists of an intelligence test, interview and an on-site visit. We will do our best to transparently communicate the process with the successful candidates.

Job requirements

• Strong academic record (MEng, MSci, EngD or PhD)

• Proven record of scientific publications and public speaking engagements is a plus

• Demonstrated ability of communicating the business potential of cutting-edge technologies

• Proven and exceptional communication skills to deliver compelling content across a wide range of audiences

• Creative thinker

• An excellent written and verbal communicator with a high level of business acumen

• Highly capable, self-motivated, collaborative and personable

• High integrity and drive

• Naturally curious and effective problem solver

• Ability to effectively work independently in a fast-moving environment