Vacancies

Communications Officer

Reporting to: Head of Marketing and Communications
Salary: c£23,000 + 5% pension
Hours: Full time
Based: Edinburgh
Interview date: Wednesday 1 March
Start date: ASAP
Closing date: Monday 20 February 

We are looking for a dynamic and creative individual to help us communicate the impact of our work amongst our key audiences.

The ideal candidate will have great communication and copy-writing skills, confident in creating high-quality, engaging content to a range of audiences, as well as experienced in writing for press and securing media coverage. You will be highly computer literate; with experience of website content management systems, social media platforms and databases. You will be confident responding to enquiries by phone, email and face-to-face from customers, stakeholders and the media about our services and our work. The role is fast-paced and you will work across programmes and projects, so the ability to multi-task, prioritise and work to tight deadlines is essential.

This is a great opportunity for someone looking to gain experience in a variety of marketing and communication disciplines and with an interest in the social economy and the third sector.

To apply, download a full job description, an application form and equal opportunities form. Submit your complete application pack by noon on Monday 20 February to elaine@firstport.org.uk.

 

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