News & Blog

Read the latest business news, blogs and thought leadership articles from our members, as well as updates on the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce's work in the city.

News & Blog

VOCAL – Communications Officer Post

Posted: 10th September 2018

VOCAL is a carer-led charity, supporting over 9,000 unpaid family carers in Edinburgh and Midlothian each year.  We seek to fill the vacancy of Communications Officer to help us expand our reach to carers and the public to promote the wide range of carer support services available to carers.

Applicants will evidence extensive experience in website and WordPress management, press, media, email and social media marketing with CRM, InDesign and Photoshop skills.

Strong planning, design and public presentation skills with a good understanding of carers’ issues are essential, as are motivation, leadership and people skills and the ability to establish positive partnerships with staff, volunteer and a wide range of agencies and professionals across public, private and third sectors.

Closing date for applications Monday 17 Sept. 2018, 12 noon

Interviews Friday 21 Sept. or w/b 24 Sept. 2018

We welcome applications from under-represented minority groups. Download application pack on our website or for further details please e-mail or call 0131 622 6666

Business Comment

Business Comment is the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce’s bi-monthly magazine. It provides insight on Edinburgh’s vibrant business community, with features on the city’s key sectors, interviews with leading figures and news on new business developments in the capital.
Read more here