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Reference: 69761

Date Added: 7 February 2019
Closing Date: 26 February 2019

Job Title: Network Engagement Coordinator

Working For: Royal Society of Arts

Location: Working from home, ideally based in or near Edinburgh

Charity Number: 212424

Salary: £22,089 salary per annum (commensurate with skills and experience) + benefits

Job Details

• Are you looking to play a part in creating a more enlightened Scotland?
• Are you interested in working for a progressive and constantly evolving organisation?
• Do you have the skills and energy to engage with our diverse Fellowship and a wide range of projects and ideas?

We’re looking for a Network Engagement Co-ordinator to help us increase RSA Scotland impact and activity across the country to work with us 21 hours a week from home mostly with occasional travel. Ideally you will be based in or around Edinburgh. This is a one year contract.

The Network Engagement Co-ordinator works with the Head of RSA Scotland to deliver the RSA’s work in Scotland. Working with Fellows, networks and partners, you will lead on developing a high-quality communications strategy and programme; support the delivery of regular events across the country; and act as the first point of contact for general Fellowship enquiries. Coming at a time when RSA Scotland is making a difference across areas of social change such as basic income, inclusive growth and heritage, you will have a chance to play an integral role in taking our work to the next level.

You’ll show a commitment to the RSA’s mission and ideally be able to demonstrate an interest in the key research areas of the organisation. You will have strong organisational skills, the ability to work flexibly and be willing to support colleagues with strong interpersonal skills, and the confidence and ability to communicate effectively. You’ll be an excellent time manager and multi-tasker with strong experience working in a digital communications team, preferably in a charity or think tank environment.

What the role involves:
• Communication
   Developing a communication strategy to ensure Fellows are connected to the work of the RSA
• Event Management
   Supporting and delivering a range of events across Scotland
• Administration
   Supporting the efficient functioning of the RSA in Scotland

The RSA combines thought leadership with civic innovation to further human progress. We provide platforms for leading experts through the UK’s most ambitious free public lecture series, our projects generate new models for tackling the social challenges of today.  

Closing Date: 26 February 2019

Interview/Start Dates

The closing date for receipt of applications is 9am on the closing date. Interviews are expected to take place in Glasgow on Thursday 7 March 2019.

Please note that we cannot accept late, incomplete applications. 

Application Details

To apply, please visit our job page https://www.thersa.org/about-us/Jobs/current-vacancies and submit a comprehensive CV along with a separate covering letter addressed to Jamie Cooke, Head of RSA Scotland which sets out your interest in the role and encapsulates the aspects of your experience relevant to the required criteria. Please include current salary details and how you’ve heard about this role.

Website: http://www.thersa.org

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