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Advocacy Lead — Federation of Scottish Theatre

Salary: £34,300 per annum, pro-rata £27,440
Contract: 28 hours per week (0.8 FTE/80% of a full-time role)
Work Location: Edinburgh, Scotland

Scotland’s membership organisation and sector support body for the performing arts is seeking to recruit a passionate, skilled and dedicated Advocacy Lead.

The Advocacy Lead will have a background in one or more of the following: public affairs, advocacy, public relations, communications, or Government affairs. Working closely with the Chief Executive Officer, they will develop and implement a comprehensive advocacy plan to raise the profile of Scottish theatre, dance, and opera, ensure the needs of the sector are effectively communicated to decision-makers, and drive the progression of the plan to have a demonstrable and positive impact on the sector’s visibility, value, and resources.

They will work across five key areas:

  • Research and policy development
  • Stakeholder and member engagement
  • Advocacy planning and activity
  • Strategy development and implementation
  • External communications

For more information about the role and how to apply, please visit our website

Closing date for applications: 31 July 2024 at 12pm