Communication and Information Assistant

  • Full time
  • £18,000 – £20,000
  • Inverclyde hybrid/home working
  • Closing 22nd October 2021

  • Advertised from 8th October 2021
  • Salary: £18,000 – £20,000 dependent on experience. Hours: 35 per week to be worked flexibly, hybrid/home working. Contract: 18 months


We’re looking for an ambitious and enthusiastic comms and information assistant to support the team with a number of exciting projects.

As Inverclyde’s third sector interface, CVS Inverclyde offers a dynamic place to work where you can make a positive difference to the local community.

This is a great opportunity for a graduate or someone looking for an entry-level role to start their career in communications. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to lead on specific projects and also gain wider comms experience.

The purpose of the role is to assist the communications officer and wider CVSI team in promoting our work while also telling the story of Inverclyde’s incredible third sector and positive the impact it makes.

One of the important responsibilities the postholder will have will be managing the Inverclyde Life website and social media

Eligibility Criteria:

This post is funded by Inverclyde Council’s graduate wage subsidy programme therefore applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Educated to Graduate Level
  • Inverclyde resident who is unemployed/unwaged (no minimum length), or who is moving to a new employer to a job that will increase their salary and/or hours.
  • Have a legal right to live and work in the UK.

Organisation profile:

CVS Inverclyde is Inverclyde’s Third Sector Interface. CVSI aims to support the third sector to deliver the best outcomes for Inverclyde by providing practical support and improving the strategic environment for the sector.

The organisation is committed to its people and is accredited with Disability Confident, Committed to Excellence, Flexible Working, Healthy Working Lives and the Living Wage.

Application notes

Closing Date: 22nd October 10am. Please note that our adverts do sometimes close early, even where there is a published deadline – and so if you’re keen, please apply as soon as practically possible.

Interview Date: 4th November 2021