Communications Manager

REPORTS TO: Managing Director

SALARY RANGE: £33,485 - £40,955 pro rata

FULL TIME/ PART TIME: 21 hours per week. NB Flexible arrangements will be considered.

FIXED TERM CONTRACT: To 31 March 2021 with a view to extension

LOCATION: Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation, Edinburgh EH1 1LZ



 Sniffer is a sustainability charity that brings people and ideas together to create a sustainable and resilient society. This exciting new role will lead the creation of compelling external communication and marketing plans that increase the visibility of Sniffer and our programmes including Adaptation Scotland and Climate Ready Clyde.

 The Communications Manager will:

  • Develop and implement effective communication strategies that raise awareness, engage stakeholders and meet funding requirements
  • Proactively promote and secure positive media coverage of Sniffer’s projects and activities, helping promote and shape public debate on sustainability and climate change issues
  • Manage the design and production of all online and print external facing documents and marketing materials
  • Create press releases, press kits, newsletters, and related marketing materials ensuring key messages are wide-reaching, impactful and consistent
  • Maximise the charity’s brand visibility at conferences and events through publicity and the production of relevant promotional materials
  • Improve communication of Sniffer’s purpose, programmes and projects, including updating our online presence.

Download the job description, application and equal opportunities monitoring forms below and submit your application to [email protected] The deadline for applications is Friday 3 May 2019.

For further information about the role please email [email protected]

Communications Manager Job description and personal specification

Application form

Equal opportunities monitoring form

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