The Royal Caledonian Curling Club

The Royal Caledonian Curling Club

National Governing Body for Curling in Scotland

Vacancy: Marketing & Communications Officer

Posted on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 10:54am

Vacancy: Marketing & Communications Officer
Salary: £20k – £25k
Location: Stirling, FK7 7XE
Employment: Full Time and permanent
Closing date for applications: 14 October 2017

The Royal Caledonian Curling Club (RCCC) is the national governing body for Scottish Curling. The RCCC is seeking a dynamic, resourceful and well organised person to fill the vacancy of Marketing & Communications Officer.

The Marketing & Communications Officer will be responsible for developing and implementing the marketing and communication strategies of RCCC in collaboration with the management team. This will be achieved through the maintenance of day-to-day relationships with colleagues, members and partners. It involves planning, organising, design, promotion and delivery of marketing functions for the company, development programmes, competitions and events.

The Marketing & Communications Officer will:

  • Implement the marketing strategy and plans for the RCCC to realise the business plan
  • Ensure the marketing strategy is consistent and builds on the values of the RCCC
  • Develop creative marketing initiatives, including branded products/materials, in house
  • Provide internal marketing support to other staff
  • Ensure the company website and social media presence are accurate and up-to-date
  • Create and distribute press releases and media campaigns to national/regional press
  • Develop e-newsletter, brochures and corporate literature for campaigns and targeted mailings
    Inform and train other staff on processes and techniques required to realise results

Skills & Experience Required:

  • Marketing/Business/Communications degree or equivalent and previous experience

You will also possess:

  • A flair for creativity
  • Fantastic organisational skills for projects, campaigns, activities and events
  • Good writing skills from a business and marketing communication perspective
  • Excellent presentation skills and ability to engage with others
  • Proficient in Excel and other information management systems or CRM systems
  • A strategic and professional attitude towards marketing/business development
  • Excellent project management skills, can manage multiple projects at the same time.

You will be dynamic, resourceful and experienced in marketing/communications, able to provide evidence of your achievements. This position requires an innovative and strategic operator with enthusiasm, energy and passion for success. As a proactive self-starter you’ll be able to work to tight deadlines on your own initiative. Technical expertise in Adobe creative cloud programmes, specifically: Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop and Lightroom.

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To apply, download the Application Form and use it to tell us about your skills and competencies that would make you the right person for the job.

Application forms and CVs should be emailed sent to: Bruce Crawford or posted to:

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Bruce Crawford
The Royal Caledonian Curling Club
Ochil House, Springkerse Business Park, Stirling, FK7 7XE
0131 333 3003

The Royal Caledonian Curling Club is an equitable employer and welcomes applications from people from all communities.  All applicants will be sent a link to complete an equality monitoring form online.