Communications and engagement officer – Historic Scotland

CLOSING DATE: September 18, 2013

APPLICATIONS are invited for the post of  communications and engagement officer at Longmore House, Edinburgh. This is a three-year, fixed-term, full-time, pensionable position with the possibility of extension or permanency.

The communications function of Historic Scotland manages the external and internal media activity of the agency as well as digital and social media programmes, Gaelic policy, corporate events and the Image Unit.

The communications and engagement officer will work across all areas of the directorate as well as the wider agency and RCAHMS and will be expected to develop strong relationships with contacts in Scottish Government and key stakeholders across the historic environment sector.

You can download a copy of the job description at  

Alternatively you can email for a copy at or by phone on 0131 668 8782

To apply, please send a statement of competence of no more than 1 side of A4, along with your CV to

For further information please contact John MacNeil on or phone 0131 668 8714

Contact: Kirstin Richardson
Phone: 0131 668 8782