Media and Communications Officer

Organisation: Glasgow Science Centre

Salary: £35,493 to £39,842

Location: Glasgow

Glasgow Science Centre is a Scottish Charity and a unique 5-star visitor attraction with a vision for a Scotland where all people feel empowered through learning and engagement with science to make positive differences in their lives, communities and society.

Our mission is to inspire people of all ages to explore and understand the world around them, and to discover and enjoy science. We have been delivering interactive science experiences to schools, families, and community audiences for over 20 years, in-house, online and through outreach and we are dedicated to raising awareness of the importance of science to our nation’s wellbeing, economy, and society.


Glasgow Science Centre are recruiting for a Media and Communications Officer to deliver our media and public relations activity and take a proactive approach to increasing the profile of the organisation across consumer, stakeholder and education communications to support the organisation’s strategic plan.

This person would be line managed by the Marketing Communications Manager and work closely with leadership and senior management to produce engaging content for a variety of channels, lead the delivery of our stakeholder strategy and manage our corporate communications including stakeholder e-newsletter and social media (predominately LinkedIn) alongside proactive external partner and media relations activity.

We are looking for someone with a relevant degree level qualification and will have experience in a PR and media relations role within education, charity, STEM related or tourism/hospitality industry sectors and have a demonstrable track record of leading and delivering against goals set in public relations campaigns.

We are looking for someone with excellent interpersonal and relationship building skills whilst multi-tasking across several projects, and excellent writing, editing and proof-reading skills.

If this sounds like you, and you are passionate about GSC’s mission and values, then we would like to hear from you.


Please find full job description and details of how to apply on the Jobs and Volunteering section of the Glasgow Science Centre website.

We are equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from people of all backgrounds.

The closing date for applications is, Monday 13th May 2024 at Noon.