Media and Marketing Lead

Are you a confident, dynamic and fast-moving media and marketing professional with strong experience of planning, delivering and evaluating media and marketing plans to amplify awareness and influence change?

If you can harness the power of communications to help children in Scotland to grow up safe and loved within their family and community then our media and marketing lead role could be for you.

As part of Children 1st’s small but highly effective communications and marketing team you’ll make full use of your creative flair, talent for storytelling and powers of connection with children, families, the media, partners and supporters to highlight the most urgent and emerging needs of children and families and to affect lasting change in systems of support and local and national government policy.

Further Information

This is a full time, permanent post of 35 hours per week. The successful candidate can be based Scotland wide.

Please see the candidate pack below for more information.

Job title: Media and Marketing Lead

Reference number: POL22/02

Location: Scotland-wide

Closing date: 21/08/2022 17:00

Interview date: It is anticipated that first stage interviews will take place on 30 August 2022

Salary: £27,477 to £32,076

To apply, please download and complete the attached 3 forms below (A, B and C) and email completed forms to:

Alternately, if you are unable to email us, postal applications may be sent to Human Resources, Children 1st, 83 Whitehouse Loan, Edinburgh, EH9 1AT.

Please also refer to the ‘Job Description and Person Specification’ and ‘Terms and Conditions’ for further information as per relevant documents attached below.

For further information or enquiries, please email:

We welcome and encourage applications from potential people of all backgrounds, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religion, belief, disability, who reflect our values.