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Communications Officer

  • Full time
  • £23,500 – £26,000
  • Edinburgh / working from home
  • Closing 17th September 2021

  • Advertised from 30th August 2021
  • Full time for one year with the possibility of extension depending on funding. Salary depending on experience, + benefits.


Edinburgh World Heritage is looking to appoint an ambitious and creative Communications professional to this important role within our team. This is an ideal role for an individual looking to further develop a wide range of key communication skills, from classical PR/media management, to extending the reach and impact of our large digital footprint, as well as helping design and promote heritage-themed events and other city-wide initiatives. Through both on-the job and formal training, as well as career mentoring, the role will provide the successful applicant with a stimulating work environment and will help to fast-track their personal development.

About Us

Edinburgh World Heritage is an independent charity with the aim of ensuring the city’s World Heritage status is a dynamic force for good that benefits everyone. Our mission is to connect people to their heritage in everything we do – whether through the conservation of historic buildings, delivering improvements to the public realm, or engaging people directly with the rich heritage of their city. Over 2021/22, we will increase our investment in engagement and outreach activities, and further raise our profile within Edinburgh and across the UK.

Application notes

Closing date: 9am, 17th September 2021

Interviews will be held w/c 4th October 2021

To apply: please download and complete the application form below, and send it to together with a CV and covering letter in support of your application.