Cycling Scotland have two current job opportunities advertised for communications positions.
Senior Communications Officer - Cycling Scotland is seeking a Senior Communications Officer to lead on the organisation’s communications strategy. The successful candidate should have a proven track record for delivering large scale media campaigns using PR, marketing, digital and social media channels with several years of experience in managing communications activity at a senior level. The role also involves project-managing Scotland’s largest mass-participation cycle ride freshnlo Pedal for Scotland and requires candidates to have a background in events. Experience of managing a team and managing budgets is essential, alongside strong writing skills, the ability to prepare policy briefings and project management experience.
Communications Officer (Maternity Cover) - Cycling Scotland is seeking maternity cover for a Communications Officer post. The role involves project management of national behaviour change campaigns and promoting the organisation’s projects events and services. Candidates should have a strong background across marketing and PR, with experience of project managing large scale marketing campaigns, liaising with key creative agencies, partners and stakeholders and evaluating success through research and monitoring. Experience of generating national and local media coverage in print and broadcast is also desirable, alongside a good knowledge of online and social media.