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Top job! Head of Digital

  • Full time
  • £37,000 – £48,500
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 28th November 2023

  • Advertised from 15th November 2023
  • Permanent contract.


Do you want to help us transform lives through reading and writing? This is an excellent opportunity for you to support Scottish Book Trust as our Head of Digital, reporting to the Director of Marketing.

Scottish Book Trust is a national charity that believes books, reading and writing have the power to change lives. A love of reading inspires creativity, improves employment opportunities, mental health and wellbeing and is one of the most effective ways to help break the poverty cycle. We work towards a Scotland where everyone has an equal opportunity to thrive through literacy.

What we offer

  • Full time, permanent role
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible hybrid working between home and our Edinburgh City Centre Office, with great access by train, bus, and tram
  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Company Sick Pay
  • Pension with additional 5% employer contributions
  • Death in service benefit
  • Free access to employee assistance programme

The Head of Digital is a key role within the Marketing and Communications team which leads the Digital team to support delivery of our charitable objectives.

The Head of Digital reports into the Director of Marketing & Communications and supports the Senior Management Team by leading the development and delivery of Scottish Book Trust’s digital strategy and roadmap. The post is responsible for Scottish Book Trust’s websites, apps and other digital products, and oversees digital channels and other activities to support our programmes. The post also works closely with the Operations team supporting areas including software implementation.

The post requires a high degree of technical knowledge and an excellent understanding of digital development, channels and platforms. The role ensures digital activity across the organisation is consistent, accessible and in line with agreed standards and processes.

Application notes

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Closing date: Tuesday 28th November 12:00 PM