Scottish Rugby - Media Manager

Scottish Rugby is looking for an enthusiastic and driven communications professional to join our media team.

Closing Date: 2nd June

This is a demanding role and the successful candidate should have an outstanding multimedia skill-set and relevant experience in working with broadcast, print and digital media, as well as an ability to proactively generate exciting new content themselves.

The candidate will need to possess an understanding of rugby with specific knowledge of Scottish Rugby and its working practices. Significant experience of working in a journalistic or press office environment is essential, backed with a degree in English, Communications, Journalism or a similar relevant field.

The individual will be responsible for:

  • The delivery of internal and external media communications for Scottish Rugby. Focusing on the promotion of the senior club competition in Scotland, the BT Premiership, domestic rugby initiatives, representative teams and projects in line with the overall department strategy
  • Developing and implementing strategies for broadcast, digital, social and print media whilst maintaining relationships with key press contacts
  • Managing proactive and reactive issues with reporters, journalists, clubs and other major stakeholders including private and public sector organisations

For more details regarding this role, please refer to the job description.

How to apply

To apply for this role, please complete the online application and upload your CV and Covering Letter summarising your suitability.

The closing date for applications is Friday, 2nd June 2017 at 12 noon.