Scottish Gymnastics - Digital Media Officer

Scottish Gymnastics are looking for a new Digital Media Officer.

Closing Date: 18th December

£17,000 - £19,000
Full time

Place of work: Scottish Gymnastics HQ, Caledonia House, South Gyle, Edinburgh

Scottish Gymnastics has embarked on an exciting journey with a 12 year strategy that will see the growth of ‘a strong Scottish Gymnastics, inspiring and nurturing emerging talent’. Key to the success of this vision is the effectiveness of our communication and marketing strategy.

To support this, you will be responsible for developing and executing our digital communications including leading on the creation of communications on social media, e-communications and on our website. You will also provide an in-house video production service and design marketing and communications collateral to be used across all internal departments.

You will work alongside the Communications and Marketing Manager to market all events and activities, media relations, social media platforms and developing content and material to promote Scottish Gymnastics and its work. This will include designing material as part of promotional campaigns.

The successful candidate will have experience in conveying messages successfully through a variety of different technology mediums. The role requires candidates to be able to influence and advise on communications content designed for the digital medium. You need to be able to develop strong, effective working relationships with key partners and stakeholders.

Candidates will require excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills along with the ability to work on their own initiative, is pro-active and able to manage multiple projects and deliver to deadlines. Candidates will need knowledge of Microsoft Office products and proven knowledge of design packages and video editing and a flair for creative design.

Full job description and person specification

If you would like an informal chat about the role, please contact Lara Gregson, Operations Manager, on 0131 271 9736.

If you think you are right for SG and this role excites you, please send us a letter of application, with a CV to the HR Department, by email to to arrive no later than 12noon on Monday 18 December. Interviews will be held on Wednesday 17 January.

Scottish Gymnastics is an equal opportunities employer and aims to provide a working environment free from any form of harassment, intimidation, victimisation or unjustifiable discrimination. We aim to ensure that no job applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of discrimination. All appointments are made purely on the basis of merit and ability.