This vacancy has now closed

Media and Marketing Officer

  • Full time
  • £26,977 – £31,576
  • Throughout Scotland
  • Closing 18th May 2020

  • Advertised from 29th April 2020
  • 35 hours per week.
  • CFS20/25


Are you passionate about supporting vulnerable children and their families during and beyond the coronavirus crisis? Are you a confident, dynamic and fast-moving media and marketing professional with particularly strong experience in selling in stories to print and broadcast media? Do you also have experience across brand, digital and internal communications? Can you get to the heart of a story and produce compelling editorial, visual and video content which will inspire our audiences to join with us and the families we work alongside to keep children safe, families strong and ensure we can support them to cope and recover from the impact of this pandemic.

If so we’d love to hear from you.

As you join our team at Children 1st you’ll develop and deliver integrated media and marketing plans as we respond to the urgent and emerging needs of children families by transforming children’s services, revolutionising systems of support and changing local and national government policy. You’ll make full use of your creative flair, talent for storytelling and powers of connection with children, families, the media, partners and supporters, so that we can reach every child and family in Scotland in need of our support.

This is a permanent, full time post of 35 hours per week. We welcome applications from throughout Scotland.

Application notes

For further information and to apply, please visit

Closing date: Monday 18 May 2020 at noon. It is anticipated that Interviews will be held on Wednesday 27 May 2020.

Children1st has a long tradition of valuing and involving sessional and volunteer workers. To find out more about volunteering with us, please visit our website.

The selection process will include seeking PVG Scheme/Disclosure information.

Children 1st is the working name of the Royal Scottish Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Children. Registered Charity No: SC 016092

Equal opportunities matter to Children 1st