VHS is recruiting our first Communications and Membership Officer, an exciting new role which will sit at the heart of our staff team.
Hours: 21 a week
Salary: £30,723 pro rata
Location: 18 York Place, Edinburgh EH1 3EP. Flexibility with remote working
Benefits: include 23 days leave annually and 6% employer contribution to pension.
The role will focus on developing VHS’s reach and impact with our voluntary sector member organisations and a wide range of other stakeholders. The successful candidate will:
- Help shape and deliver VHS’s communication, marketing and membership strategies
- Help sustain and grow our membership and supporter base
- Help ensure our website, social media, in-person and digital communications are always high quality, accurate and dynamic.
- Support the Events Engagement Lead in the marketing and communications of our events programmes
This could be the role for you if you already have experience in a communications, marketing and/or membership role, and if you thrive in a fast-paced, highly collaborative working environment. You must share our strong ethos of team working whilst being able to work proactively of your own initiative. You will be willing to think creatively and try new approaches and will be comfortable using a wide range of digital platforms and applications. You will have an interest in Scotland’s voluntary and third sector and how it contributes to people’s health and well-being, and you will be motivated by the opportunity to help strengthen and reshape our communications and membership functions and activities.
For more information and to apply, download the job description, application form and equality monitoring form.
Closing date: 9.00 am, Monday 21st August 2023. Shortlisted candidates will be notified by Wednesday 23rd August and offered a choice of interview date, either Tuesday 29th August or Friday 1st September. Interviews will be in-person at 18 York Place, Edinburgh EH1 3EP.
We would love to hear from you if this role excites you and matches your skills and experience.