New Vacancy: SCA Digital Communications & Administration Assistant Post

New Vacancy: SCA Digital Communications & Administration Assistant Post

9 February 2024

Are you passionate about Scotland’s history? Does working in the archives and records sector interest you? Are you organised and a good communicator?

The Scottish Council on Archives (SCA) is an independent advocacy and development body for the archives and records management sector in Scotland, providing leadership and building capacity.

SCA is currently recruiting for a part-time Digital Communications and Administration Assistant. The postholder will provide administration support for the programme delivery, communications, and operational work of the SCA. The Digital Communications and Administration Assistant will also use SCA’s digital platforms, including social media accounts and website, to disseminate information and promote the work of the organisation as well as the wider archives and records management sector.

The role is varied and would suit someone with experience of office administration and creating content for social media. The postholder will have the opportunity to contribute to a variety of projects and initiatives, and a willingness to collaborate and work closely with colleagues is essential.

You will be expected to help ensure the smooth running of the organisation and its programme of events, including online and offline seminars, conferences, talks and workshops. This post requires someone with proven ability to manage, prioritise and organise work and information, as well as good written and verbal communication skills.

Closing date: 17:00, Friday, 1 March 2024

Interviews will be held online week beginning 11 March 2024.

£24,053.00 (pro-rata)

Fixed term: 3 days a week (21.75 hours) for 12 months, with possibility of extension depending on funding.

Hybrid – 2 days in office, central Edinburgh and one day working remotely

Further Information and Application

Download the guidance and application form below:

Information Pack

Application Form