Marketing and Communications Officer - Edinburgh/Glasgow

Job reference: 000139

Location: Edinburgh/Glasgow

Job closing date: 01/04/2019

Job posted date: 18/03/2019

Salary: Band 5 (£23,113 - £29,905)

Employment type: Fixed-term

Job Type: Administrative Services

Hours of work: 37.5

Department: Strategy & Governance (Sub-Dept)

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS National Services Scotland

We are seeking a Marketing and Communications Officer to join our team on a fixed term one year contract or secondment basis.  This is an excellent opportunity to join a marketing and communication function within NHS National Services Scotland (NSS).

The successful candidate will have a varied and challenging role on a day to day basis.  Working closely with colleagues across NSS, you will shape and communicate messages about our work both within the NHS and to wider audiences in Scotland and across a range of communication channels.   You will be expected to deliver to tight deadlines and have the ability to work well under pressure. 

You should be a talented individual with communication, technical marketing and digital experience.

We are looking for a proven relationship builder to champion communications across the organisation and who is reliable and enthusiastic. 

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Dawn Dickens on 0131 275 6319

Further information on NSS is available from:

Closing date for completed applications is Monday 1st April 2019

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies


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