Scottish Chamber Orchestra

The Scottish Chamber Orchestra seeks a highly motivated professional for the role of Director of Marketing and Communications, to provide strategic direction on all aspects of marketing, communications and digital content, and to work with the senior management team to further develop the strengths of the organisation.

This is an exciting time to be joining the Orchestra. With the imminent arrival of new Principal Conductor – Maxim Emelyanychev – in Autumn 2019 and a new home – The IMPACT Centre – in the heart of Edinburgh’s city centre, in development, the Director of Marketing and Communications will play a vital role in supporting and promoting the Scottish Chamber Orchestra as it approaches its 50th anniversary in 2024.

Candidates will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a senior position in an arts or transferable business context in marketing, communications and sales. A track record of developing and delivering creative marketing, communications and digital strategies, either in the commercial or not for profit sectors is required, underpinned by a professional qualification in an appropriate field. They will also have experience of leading and managing a team, building and diversifying audiences and networking at a senior level. The successful candidate will be highly creative and have an enquiring mind, full of ideas. They will be resilient and able to cope with the demands of the job, as well as being committed to continuous improvement and personal professional self-development.

Salary dependent on experience.

A candidate information pack and details of how to apply are available from the SCO website.

Location: Edinburgh City

For further information, please contact heather.baird@sco.org.uk (Heather Baird), or call 01315576800, or visit https://www.sco.org.uk/vacancies/1621-director-of-marketing-and-communications

The deadline is Monday 25 March 2019 at 10:00.