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Content Officer

Salary: £23,211 - £28,997 per annum (Implementation of job evaluation exercise – review pending)
Location: CHSS Head Office, Rosebery House, 9 Haymarket Terrace, Edinburgh, EH12 5EZ
Hours: 32.5 hours per week (Full time)
Duration: Permanent
Area: Lothian
Department: Communications
Vacancy Hours: 32.5
Vacancy Type: Permanent
Closing date: 05 March 2019
Interviews: Scheduled 11 March 2019

Across Scotland right now people are struggling to breathe, worried about their heart condition or fighting to recover from a stroke.  We won’t live with that.

At Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland our mission is to make sure that no life is half lived.  We’re looking for a talented storyteller to bring to life the inspirational stories of people living with our conditions to rally supporters to our cause.  If you have a talent for making people connect emotionally with an issue through great writing then we want to hear from you.

We are the country’s largest charity offering care and support to people with chest, heart and stroke conditions.  Our network of stroke nurses, rehabilitation support workers, peer support groups and researchers help people across Scotland live life to the full.

As Content Officer you will be working full-time within our dynamic Communications Directorate - turning leads for stories into written copy, video and web content that makes people emotionally connect with our cause.

We have recently launched our No Life Half Lived strategy with an ambitious plan to develop new services, increase our reach and double our income.

So many people in Scotland with our conditions need help right now. If you’re looking for a job to use your creative writing and content development talents to make a real difference then please apply.

CHSS employees enjoy a variety of organisational benefits including: Company pension scheme, generous holiday allowance, company sick pay, health insurance, employee welfare support and life assurance.

To apply, please see below where you will be able to download an application form and job description, or contact the HR Department on or 0131 225 6963.

Please note CVs will not be accepted.