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Communications and Campaigns – Press Officer

  • Full time
  • £29,640.16 – £32,812.65
  • Edinburgh or Glasgow
  • Closing 5th April 2024

  • Advertised from 20th March 2024
  • Permanent. 35 hours per week.
  • R001416


We have an exciting opportunity to join Alzheimer Scotland as a Press Officer. Based within our Communications and Campaigns team, you will be the main point of contact for all our press and media enquiries.

You will be responsible for writing press releases, as well as creating other content for a variety of audiences - at all times maintaining the Alzheimer Scotland brand and tone-of-voice. You will work with our colleagues, particularly those in our Active Voice, Stakeholder Engagement and locality teams to build and maintain a story bank that represents the voices of personal experience.

You will build relationships with both local and national media and develop Alzheimer Scotland’s press and media strategy.

You will work closely with Charity colleagues, providing them with any support needed to take part in press and media interviews.

The successful candidate must excel in autonomously managing tasks within tight deadlines, without compromising on quality, thriving in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.

Application notes

For a full job description and to apply, please visit our website. Applicants must complete the form on our website to be considered for this role. CV applications will not be considered.

The successful candidate for this post will be subject to a criminal check through Disclosure Scotland.

Closing date – 5 April 2024

Interview date – 17 April 2024