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PR and Policy Officer

  • Full time
  • £25,000
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 13th January 2019

  • Advertised from 11th December 2018
  • 35 hours a week


Girlguiding Scotland is recruiting for a PR and Policy Officer who would report to the Marketing and Communications Officer at our HQ in Edinburgh.

The PR and policy officer will work to broaden our appeal so we can grow and enable even more girls to benefit from the fantastic opportunities Girlguiding offers. We make sure girls’ voices are heard on the issues that really matter to them and empower girls to make positive change.

The PR and policy officer will be responsible for developing and managing the delivery of an ambitious PR strategy to promote our values, mission and vision. They will also be responsible for delivering our ambitious advocacy strategy to increase the influence of the charity as a leading voice for girls’ empowerment and, our brand reputation.

The post holder must have experience of developing and delivering high impact, creative PR strategies to engage key audiences. They should be able to produce high-quality and newsworthy press materials, such as press releases, statements and opinion articles. They will also need to have strong experience in advocacy or influencing work and extensive knowledge of relevant public policy context in Scotland and across the UK.

You should have at least 2 years of experience in a similar role.

Application notes

An application pack is available for download below.

Closing date: 13 January 2019

Applications should be made by filling in the application form and returning it to