This vacancy has now closed

Marketing and Communications Officer

  • Full time
  • £20,871
  • Staf office in Glasgow
  • Closing 23rd August 2019

  • Advertised from 26th July 2019
  • 35 hours per week. Fixed term until 31 March 2020 with a view to permanent, subject to funding.


The role:

Are you a shrinking violet? If the answer is ‘No!’, then this might be the role for you!

We are looking for a gregarious individual to join our Policy and Communications team, someone who will bring an enthusiastic and outward facing approach to engaging our members as well as other organisations who should be part of the Staf family!

Our Marketing and Communications Officer will have an excellent skillset in all areas of marketing and will love people, love what Staf does and love a challenge.

They will work as part of our Policy and Communications Team in creating campaigns to increase attendance at events, increase our membership and monitor and increase member engagement.

Ensuring our members are kept up to date and encouraged to take part in Staf activities will be what gets you out of bed with a smile every day!

Personal specification:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of audiences.
  • Ability to quickly identify areas for increasing membership, gaining sponsorship and increasing attendance at events.
  • Excellent telephone manner and the ability to engage with a wide variety of stakeholders.
  • Ability to create engaging and informative communications in a variety of formats.

Main Functions of Role:

  • To support the Communications team in creating and delivering campaigns to increase brand awareness, membership and attendance at events.
  • To regularly engage with members through digital channels and on the telephone, as well as updating the membership database.
  • To monitor member engagement and create plans for re-engaging members who have not been actively involved in Staf work for some time.
  • To identify and progress opportunities for developing our membership and sponsorship.
  • To keep the Staf website updated with news, blogs and information, and use social media channels to share updates.

Application notes

To apply please download the application form, complete and email to before the closing date.

Closing date: Midday on Friday 23rd August.

Interviews will take place on: Wednesday 4th September