Communications Officer

  • Title: Communications Officer
  • Salary: £27,067 - £29,951 per annum
  • Location: Edinburgh
  • Hours: Full time, 35 hours per week
  • Closing date: Monday 29 January, 12:00pm
  • Reference number: 07/18


We have a fantastic opportunity for a dynamic, creative and motivated Communications Officer to join our busy team promoting the work and mission of the Church of Scotland across traditional media, print, web and social platforms.

As a communications professional you will have a broad range of skills including writing news releases, sourcing content for a range of publications and creating compelling social media and video posts and campaigns.

Excellent communication and digital skills are essential, with a flexible, resilient and pro-active approach to work. The ability to manage a busy workload and competing demands is important.

The individual will also need a good understanding of media and current affairs.

The Church is an important part of Scottish life offering scope for coverage of national and international importance across a broad range of issues.

Closing date: 12 noon on Monday 29 January 2018.

Please note that only candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted after the closing date.

The Church of Scotland is a charity registered in Scotland SCO11353