Scottish Curling - Marketing and Communications Intern

Scottish Curling is looking for a Marketing and Communications Intern to assist with the 2019 World Wheelchair Curling Championships in Stirling.

Closing Date: 22nd August

This is an amazing opportunity to gain invaluable work experience, playing an integral part in organising a major international sporting event. We are a small team, and you’ll be taking on important responsibilities that will help develop your skill set considerably.

Job Title: Marketing and Communications Intern
Salary: £7.38 per hour
Location: Stirling, FK7 7XE
Reports to: Marketing and Communications Officer
Employment: Part-time (15 Hours), Fixed Term (6 Months)

Role Description:

  • Implement the marketing plans for the World Wheelchair Curling Championships 2019
  • Attend regular meetings, updating the organising committee of progress.
  • Collate, design and oversee publication of promotional material
  • (Using Adobe Creative Cloud and liaising with publishers)
  • Manage & update sponsorship matrix in partnership with Local Organising Committee.
  • Update event website (using WordPress)
  • Provide support to the marketing team across all activities and channels.
  • Work with the marketing team to produce high quality digital communications including:
  • social media, e-newsletters, video production and presentations.
  • Be the key lead in the campaign launch.
  • Support ticketing structure and delivery.
  • Produce creative copy for website, magazines & press releases.
  • Assist with all aspects of event branding
  • Monitor channels, conduct measurement, analyse and create recommendations
  • Provide additional marketing support when required.

Person Specifications:

  • You’ll be either a Marketing/Communications student in their final 2 years of study, a recent graduate or have equivalent work experience.
  • You’ll be creative and innovative; confident across all social media platforms, with excellent written and verbal communication.
  • You will need to be a well organised, efficient and effective forward planner, able to take responsibility and work well in a team.
  • You’ll be comfortable working to a brief, but you must also be able to take the initiative, and work on your own at times.
  • You’ll be confident dealing with a huge variety of key stakeholders and reporting back to other team members.

Contact us: 

Please send a C.V. and a cover letter, explaining your suitability for the role, via email to marketing@scottishcurling.org by 22nd August 2018.

If you have any further questions, please contact 0131 333 3003

Click here to download the Marketing and Communications Intern Job Description