Scottish Opera

Salary: £19,333 – £23,199 depending on experience

We are looking for a well-organised and enthusiastic Press & Communications Officer with excellent communication skills to join our busy press and marketing team. The Press & Communications Officer is involved in all areas of press, social media and broadcast activity, supporting the Press Manager in developing and implementing PR campaigns and the administration of the Press Office.

Applicants should have relevant experience, preferably in an arts organisation or similar, and be educated to degree level or equivalent. Knowledge of opera/classical music would be an advantage.

Some travel, weekend and evening work within Scotland will be required as part of this role.

The position is based in Scottish Opera’s offices in central Glasgow.

Applicants should apply in writing to the HR Department, Scottish Opera, 39 Elmbank Crescent, Glasgow G2 4PT or email recruitment@scottishopera.org.uk

All applications should include a covering letter, CV, and a completed application form. Applications must include all relevant documents.

All candidates must be able to demonstrate a pre-existing right to work in the UK and documentary proof of this will be requested at interview.

To view the full job description, and to download and application form, please visit the Scottish Opera website.

The closing date for applications is Friday 7 September 2018.

1st round interviews will take place Monday 17 September. Final stage interviews will take place Wednesday 19 September.