Digital Engagement Officer

Salary:

£27,231

Closing date:

12 Oct 2022

The Digital team ensures Transport Scotland has a comprehensive online presence, including website management and development, creating and sourcing engaging social media content, working with colleagues across the organisation to support and advise on their digital engagement.

The team are responsible for the full range of Transport Scotland’s key corporate digital engagement activities. The majority of which have a large external audience. The digital team is part of the wider communications team, including news and corporate communications, and sits within the Finance and Corporate services directorate.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone to build or further develop skills as a digital professional. You will publish smart, strategic web content and help manage our high profile social media channels. While you will be working under our strongly recognised brand, we are looking for a candidate with a creative approach who can help develop our channels in line with current trends and developments.

The successful candidate will help support the digital direction of the agency, providing advice and guidance across the organisation on digital communications.

Background

Transport Scotland is the national transport agency, seeking to deliver a safe, efficient, cost-effective and sustainable transport system for the benefit of the people of Scotland. Transport Scotland is accountable to Parliament and the public through Scottish Ministers, with a budget of around £2 billion per year. Transport is a vital feature of the Scottish Government's focus on increasing sustainable economic growth, and transport investments and policies have major impacts on the economy, people, and the environment.

This post is based in Buchanan House, Glasgow.

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