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Marketing & Communications Officer

  • Part time
  • £24,732 pro-rata
  • A mix of remote working and working from the office - Broomhouse Hub, Edinburgh, EH11 3RH (at least 1 day per week in the office)
  • Closing 26th September 2023

  • Advertised from 14th September 2023
  • 21 hours per week, flexible working pattern to be agreed over 3-5 days.
  • Annual Leave: 32 days in year 1 increasing to 37 days in year 2 (pro rata). This includes some set public holidays and 2 week closure over Christmas


Space is a community anchor organisation supporting people and their families in South Edinburgh, with some of our services stretching city wide. Our mission is: ‘To build community connections that nurture, support & inspire, addressing social and economic issues so that everyone can fulfil their potential.’

Space delivers 22 projects, with around 70 staff and over 200 volunteers. We deliver diverse services supporting young people, families, older people and carers amongst others, engaging with local people more than 34,000 times last year.

For more information about Space and all our projects can be found on our website –

The Role

We are looking for a creative person to join our team, working with all of our projects to ensure our stories are shared, increasing awareness of the fantastic work we do.

This is a very varied role, with no two days the same. The successful post holder will be organised with excellent communication skills, they’ll be able to demonstrate adaptability and a friendly, positive, can-do attitude.

The Marketing and Communications Officer will work with our various service delivery teams and take the lead on external and internal communications, reaching our stakeholders, funders, staff and volunteers. They will ensure our diverse range of services are visible on digital platforms and good old fashioned paper marketing resources.

The full job description with list of key tasks, and the person specification for the role can be found below.

The hours for this role will predominantly be Monday to Friday daytime, but there is a requirement within the role to be present at events so there will be occasional evening and weekend hours.

Application notes

Closing date: 26th September 2023

Interviews: Thursday 5th October 2023

To apply, please return your completed application form and a covering letter detailing how your skills and experience meet each area of the person specification for the role.

Email your completed application pack to

A conversation before applying is welcome, please contact Martin Allen or call 07597 365 025

Space @ Broomhouse Hub is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.