This is an exciting opportunity for a passionate and skilled communicator to join the Scottish Green Group in Parliament. You will work as part of the central team that supports the work of the Green MSPs in Parliament and is responsible for communications to promote our work to the media, supporters and the public. This is a fast-paced, challenging and rewarding role that will put you at the heart of our efforts to create a fairer, greener Scotland.
Duties and responsibilities
Skills, Knowledge and Experience
You will have a relevant degree or equivalent experience and experience working with or in the media. Experience of political, parliamentary and/or public affairs work and in social media management is desirable.
Excellent written and oral communication and interpersonal skills, social media expertise and an understanding of the role of social media in politics and campaigning are essential. You must have an understanding of Scottish Politics and the Parliament. You will be a team player as well as being self-motivated and have an ability to work under pressure. Finally, you will share the values and aspirations of the Scottish Green Party.
Please email a cover letter and CV to Gordon.Crawford@Parliament.scot by midday on Wednesday 28th November.
You should ensure you demonstrate how you meet the person specification as set out above in your application.
Interviews will take place during the week of Monday 3rd December.
For an informal discussion about this role, please call Jason Rose, Head of Media, on 0131 348 6329.