Jobs & opps

From full time roles to part time volunteer work, our jobs and opps pages highlight some of the industry’s most sought after positions- across multiple sectors, levels of experience and business structures. Look through them today and take the first step to a new start.


+ Post job, opp or space

Opp: Manager of The John Byrne Award

Wage: £26,000 per year Hours: 37.5 hours per week Annual Leave: 25 days per year + public holidays Pension: Matched contributions up to 4% Contract: Permanent Reporting to: CEO of The Iris Initiative Location: Edinburgh Application deadline: Monday 25 March 2019 Interview date: Monday 8 April 2019 DESCRIPTION The John Byrne Award is an online exhibition and competition open to 16-30 year olds living in Scotland. The John Byrne Award is delivered by the Scottish charity, The Iris Initiative. The aim of The Iris Initiative is to encourage reflection, exploration, and commitment to personal ideals and values. The John Byrne Award accepts creative work in any medium, exhibits all entries online, promotes the best entries via social channels, and hosts an awards ceremony in February. Receiving over 1200 entries in 2018-2019 competition year, the number of people engaging with The John Byrne Award has doubled every year for the past three. The John Byrne Award aspires to become the biggest ‘creative arts competition’ in Scotland, encouraging engagement with the creative arts to reflect on, explore, and commit to, personal ideals and values. We are seeking a diligent self-starter with expertise in digital marketing, website management and events delivery to manage The John Byrne Award. You’ll be joining a rapidly-growing, innovative charity and taking the lead role in its flagship project. To apply, please email niall@johnbyrneaward.or.guk, telling us why you’re a good fit for the role. Please attach your CV. We look forward to hearing from you. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES Digital Marketing (2 days/week) • Email and social media marketing • Monitoring, evaluating, and improving digital marketing performance Website management (2 days/week) • Uploading entries • Maintaining The John Byrne Award website • Optimising The John Byrne Award website for digital marketing Event planning and delivery (0.5 days/week) • Planning, managing, and delivering exhibitions and an awards ceremony • Producing digital marketing content to promote events Line-managing our interns and increasing their number (0.5 days/week) • Provide support and guidance to interns • Approach educational institutions across Scotland to set up more internship programs EXPERIENCE Essential • Evaluating and improving the performance of a digital marketing campaign across a website, email and social channels. Proficiency with a digital analytics program. • Planning and delivering cultural projects and events. Desired • Familiarity with: Hootsuite; Mailchimp; Squarespace; Photoshop; InDesign; Lightroom; marketing interfaces of Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

Posted 12 days ago
By The John Byrne Award