Communications Officer (Maternity Cover)

Organisation: Dundee Contemporary Arts

Salary: £15,245.84 (£25,409.74 FTE)

Location: Dundee Contemporary Arts

Hours: 21h
Working Pattern: 3 days a week, including Mondays, plus occasional evening and weekend work to be arranged in advance and with time taken back (TOIL)
Salary: £15,245.84 (£25,409.74 FTE)

DCA is a highly successful, internationally renowned centre for contemporary art that enables audiences, artists and participants to see, experience and create through our four programme areas: Exhibitions, Cinema, Print and Learning.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Communications Officer (Maternity cover) who will be responsible for developing marketing campaigns and generating media coverage, delivering activity across a range of platforms. The post holder will have particular responsibility for leading on the promotion of DCA’s exhibitions programme.

This role forms an integral part of DCA’s Communications team, and will work closely with other members of the team, the Deputy Director/Head of External Relations and DCA’s programme teams to deliver a diverse programme of work in line with the organisation’s communications and audience development strategies. Working across a wide range of marketing platforms and utilising a variety of skills, the post holder will contribute to a creative and data-driven team culture.

If you feel you have the skills and enthusiasm for this role, you can view the full job description on our website. To apply, please send the following to

Covering letter or video/voice file demonstrating how your skills and experience match the job description (max 800 words or three mins for a video/voice file).
CV (written or video/voice file).
Application form.
Deadline for completed applications is Wed 16 August 2023.

Interviews are expected to take place week commencing Monday 28 August 2023. The questions will be circulated in advance of the interview.

If you require this advert, job description or application form in an alternative format please email or call 01382 432490.

Dundee Contemporary Arts
152 Nethergate, Dundee, DD1 4DY

DCA is committed to addressing the inequality that prevents equal access to opportunities in the arts and will be implementing a policy of positive action when selecting candidates. We encourage applications from those who are underrepresented in the arts and cultural sectors and who face barriers to access.

Application Deadline: Wednesday 16/08/2023