Communications Officer



Up to £25,000 d.o.e plus great benefits

A forestry and arboriculture membership body based in the heart of Edinburgh is seeking a Communications Officer to join their dynamic and supportive team.  Within this role, you will effectively communicate messages to a variety of audiences to help support the organisations strategic goals.

This organisation operates on a national scale and their members have access to an unrivaled peer network and knowledge base which in turn can support professional development.

As Communications Officer, you will be responsible for:

  • Assisting with the production of a communications strategy and timeline
  • Managing all internal and external communications to ensure quality and tone of voice is consistent
  • Creating, developing and implementing the organisations magazine which is published four times a year
  • Developing engaging content for the monthly enewsletter and distributing this to internal members on a monthly basis
  • Creating engaging press releases and being the first point of contact for all media enquiries
  • Developing internal and external relationships to support communications for the organisation such as media contacts and agencies
  • Occassionally attending annual trade shows and conferences to help promote the brand and business


To be considered for this role, you will have:

  • A degree in Communications, Media, PR, Marketing or equivalent
  • Strong copywriting skills are essential for this position
  • A creative flair to write engaging content
  • The ability to develop relationships with people at all levels
  • A self-starting personality with strong communication skills
  • A knowledge of MailChimp would be advantageous

You will receive a salary of up to £25,000 depending on experience plus a number of benefits including the opportunity to develop your communications skills with external training

If you would like more information on this exciting role, please give Amanda @ Denholm a call or apply today with an updated CV.

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If you'd like more information on this opportunity, please get in touch today!

Amanda Kho, Consultant

Call 0141 212 2728

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