Creative Scotland: Media Relations and PR Coordinator
Media Relations and PR Coordinator
Based in Edinburgh
Salary: £21,425 pro rata plus pension and benefits
We are looking for an enthusiastic, creative and professional
Media Relations and PR Coordinator to support the delivery of media
relations and communications activity for Creative Scotland and the
people and organisations working in the arts, screen and creative
industries. Part of a busy and fast paced team, you will build
positive relationships with the media and key stakeholders and use
the full range of traditional and digital media channels to
communicate all key news, developments and announcements.
Our ideal candidate will have an interest in and experience of
writing effective media releases and briefings, of communicating
clearly with a range of different audiences, and of working to
co-ordinate and promote projects and events. A track record of
successfully handling both proactive and reactive communications in
a busy environment and an ability to network effectively and
provide informed guidance to colleagues and other partners, are
Strong interpersonal skills and team working, the ability to
develop and establish partnerships, and a commitment to our core
values are all required. An understanding of the cultural sector,
and of working in the public sector in Scotland, would be
Closing date for receipt of completed
application forms is 12 noon on Monday 17 June 2019.
Interviews will be held in Edinburgh on Thursday 27 June 2019.
If selected for interview, you will be expected to be available on
For full details and to apply, see the Creative Scotland website.