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International Digital Communications Officer

  • Full time
  • £20,500 – £23,000
  • Remote working with expectation to spend time in Edinburgh office*Edinburgh
  • Closing 13th September 2021

  • Advertised from 25th August 2021
  • 35 hours per week. permanent
  • Company pension, employee assistance scheme and learning and development opportunities


At the Social Enterprise Academy, we believe in the power of learning and development to transform everyone to be agents of change.

Created in 2004, we are a social enterprise that connects changemakers with transformational learning and development. We deliver innovative programmes that empower individuals, communities, and organisations around the world to step up and effect social change.

There are currently 12 Social Enterprise Academy Hubs in Australia, Canada, China, Egypt, India, Malaysia, Pakistan, Rwanda, Scotland, South Africa, Wales and Zambia all supporting social enterprise development in their communities.

This is an exciting new role for someone passionate about using their communication talents for social good – supporting hub teams to make sure their websites are as effective as possible, using your creative talents to create engaging social media content and communicating the exciting range of work that we do to a variety of stakeholders around the world. You’ll also be supported to develop and grow yourself, your strengths and interests, and build strong relationships across the organisation.

We are looking for someone with outstanding communication skills, an eye for detail and a great work ethic to raise the profile of our work around the world. If you have experience of maintaining websites, managing social media channels, and producing creative, insightful content and want to be part of a global, innovative team, we would love to hear from you.

We appreciate that the best person might not have all the listed criteria yet, so if you feel your experience and skills will help you to make a great contribution in this role and you have the right mind-set, we would welcome your application.

For a full set of criteria please download the recruitment pack from our website.


UK based remote working, with option to be based in either Edinburgh or Muir of Ord office. If remote working, it is expected that the International Digital Communications Officer will spend time in the Edinburgh office every 6-8 weeks for team events.

Organisation profile

The Social Enterprise Academy is a social enterprise that connects changemakers with transformational learning and development.

Created in 2004, we deliver innovative leadership and entrepreneurship programmes that empower individuals, communities, and organisations in Scotland and internationally to become more sustainable and have greater impact.

Through our Social Enterprise Schools programme created in partnership with The Scottish Government, we will provide every young person in Scotland the opportunity to run their own social enterprise by 2024. By stepping up to solve the issues that matter most to them, young people of all ages and abilities also develop essential skills for life, learning and work.

Application notes

Complete our application form and equality and diversity monitoring form and send to by 10am Monday 13th September 2021

Please note that interviews will be held on 23rd and 24th September 2021 via Zoom

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