Communications and Marketing Officer

Type: Full-Time, Permanent
Location: Edinburgh
Salary: £23,000 - £25,000
Closing Date: Noon, Tuesday 6th February 2019

Full Description

The Royal Scottish Country Dance Society exists to promote and develop Scottish country dancing both in Scotland and worldwide for the benefit of present and future generations, and aims to achieve its objectives by:

• Promoting and encouraging Scottish country dancing for all ages and abilities;

• Providing technical support to Scottish country dancing by maintaining high standards of teaching, training musicians and publishing explanatory documentation; and

• Supporting and widening the network of Royal Scottish Country Dance Society branches and other Scottish country dancing groups.

The Communications and Marketing Officer is responsible for promoting Scottish country dancing, deploying marketing techniques which will result in an increase in membership. You will raise the profile of Royal Scottish Country Dance Society by promoting events, writing press releases and using creative marketing across social media channels. The post holder will enable communication with and between branches and members by producing regular electronic mailings, helping with filming and photography and being inspirational to branches to promote Scottish country dancing to their wider networks. The successful candidate is responsible for maintaining and developing Royal Scottish Country Dance Society website and online database.

You will be a confident and self-motivated communications professional who brings a creative and innovative approach to the team. To be successful in this post you will bring excellent marketing knowledge alongside good interpersonal skills as well as the ability to remain flexible, prioritise workload and meet deadlines under pressure.

How To Apply

If you think this is a perfect match for your values and skills set then please contact [email protected] as soon as possible for further information prior to making your application.

Closing Date: Noon Wednesday 6th February 2019

Interview Dates: Thursday 14th February 2019

This search is being conducted exclusively on behalf of Royal Scottish Country Dance Society by BTA. Our leadership team have all worked in the voluntary sector and we use this experience to match organisations and individuals to create great appointments.