Media job: Marketing and engagement specialist, The Wise Group

CLOSING DATE: November 21, 2018

DO you have the experience, passion and marketing expertise to inspire people to engage with our employability services in Scotland?

The Wise Group is one of the country’s leading social enterprises and supporting people into work is a key part of what we do.

As our marketing and engagement specialist, you’ll drive referrals to our key Scottish employability services, playing a pivotal role in ensuring that as many people as possible come on board and benefit from the support we offer.

A great networker, you’ll engage widely with existing and new stakeholders, on the ground, across the communities we work in, raise our profile, and deliver exciting marketing campaigns with a strong call to action.

You’ll have a proven track record of creating and running successful marketing campaigns, including digital campaigns, which deliver impressive, measurable results. You’ll also be a great networker with a proven track record of building relationships with community stakeholders, through events and innovative partnership working.

Our ideal candidate will be a proactive and capable self-starter, energetic, driven and results-focused. You’ll have extensive, demonstrable experience in a results-driven marketing environment and a good understanding of the challenges faced by our target group.

This post is subject to a Disclosure Scotland check. A full driving licence and the use of a car are essential, as there is travelling involved in this post.

Position: marketing and engagement specialist

Location: Glasgow and Paisley

Salary: DOE

Reference: MES/C/S/60

Hours: 35 hours per week, flexi time

Status: Permanent


We believe that to achieve our vision, all Wise Group staff must demonstrate on a daily basis, the behaviours which underpin our core values. We therefore invest and take time to recruit the right staff, knowing that this impacts on our culture which in turn delivers excellent results and outcomes for our valued customers.

The Wise Group aims to be a first-class employer, providing an inclusive and supportive working environment and an excellent benefits package, which includes the following:

  • 33 days’ annual leave (including Public Holidays) plus one additional day for every completed year of employment up to a maximum of an additional five days leave
  • Generous Salary Exchange Pension Scheme with various levels of contribution up to a maximum of 10.5% Employer Contribution where an employee exchanges at least seven per cent
  • Flexible working including flexi time
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Life assurance
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Cycle scheme


The closing date for applications is midnight Wednesday 21 November 2018, interviews will be held on W/C 3 December in either Paisley or Glasgow.

To apply please complete the online form available on our website

The Wise Group is committed to equal opportunities and is a proud member of the Disability Confident scheme. As users of the scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled candidates who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy.

Scottish Charity No: SC004089

Contact: Human Resources
Phone: 01413033131