Posted: 17 August 2017

Scottish Swimming Digital Communications and Marketing Officer

Scottish Swimming
National Swimming Academy, University of Stirling
Job Type:
Digital Communications and Marketing Officer
Full time
Circa £18k plus 6% pension
Closing date:
31 August 2017
Interview date:
04 September 2017

Do you want to be part of a dynamic marketing team

for one of Scotland’s leading sports?

Scottish Swimming is one of the leading sports organisations in Scotland when it comes to digital communications. We are seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic Digital Communications and Marketing Officer to join our team. Based at the National Swimming Academy in Stirling, you will work alongside the Head of Marketing, Communications Manager and Events Manager to drive forward all digital media activity and events for Scottish Swimming.


We are looking for someone who is innovative and has the enthusiasm and positive attitude to generate and drive forward strong creative ideas, while showing a strong attention to detail.  Good communication and influencing skills are a must as is being a strong team player.


Key Functions:


  • Creating and co-ordinating content for digital communications including social media
  • Managing and scheduling content on our social media channels on a daily basis
  • Supporting the Events Manager and Events team with operational preparation in the run up to events
  • Providing support to the Communications Manager with digital content before, during and after key events
  • Developing the Scottish Swimming website, working with key suppliers to ensure our digital platforms and website are leading edge



In return you will be offered an attractive salary, including contributory pension, as well as being part of a dynamic team that aims to ensure that Scottish Swimming continues to lead the way in innovation. There is a need for flexible working patterns as many of our events happen at weekends. A full driving licence and own transport is essential.


Scottish Swimming has a set of values which are available on our website and we are committed to selecting staff solely on the basis of their ability to do the job for which they are being recruited. We welcome applications from all sectors of the community. 


For an informal discussion please contact Helen Plank, Head of Marketing on 07702



For further information and a recruitment pack please go to the Scottish Swimming website at


Closing Date:   12 noon, Thursday 31st August  2017

Interviews:      Week commencing 4th September 2017