The quality and commitment of our 50+ staff has been the key to our success over the years, enabling us to effectively deliver key services to develop the social enterprise sector in Scotland.

Whatever your area of expertise, a job with CEIS Group will offer you an exciting opportunity to work for the largest support agency for social enterprises, individuals and organisations in the UK.

Current vacancies

Communications Assistant via DWP Kickstart Scheme

Hours per week: 25
Duration: 6 months
Salary: Living Wage, as set by the Living Wage Foundation

Location: Remote / blended (We are all currently working from home due to COVID-19 restrictions. As restrictions ease we may ask you to meet or work from our Glasgow office a day or two per week)

About us

CEIS is the UK’s largest and most experienced social enterprise support agency. Whether supporting or financing social enterprises, organising events or delivering innovative employability programmes to help people back into work, we are driven to enable individuals, organisations and communities.

CEIS Group is a family friendly employer with a wide range of benefits available including flexible working, good training and development opportunities and good holiday entitlement up to 25 days per annum (pro-rata) with 12 days public holiday.

Job role

We are seeking a motivated individual to join us as a Communications Assistant to work across all areas of the CEIS Group, reporting into the Events & Marketing Manager and working with the marketing subgroup.

The successful candidate will lead on developing a marketing and communication plan to achieve our marketing objectives, in line with the budget and marketing strategy. They will engage with various colleagues across the business, working closely with those in marketing.

They will learn to work to deadlines, as an individual and as part of a team, become proficient in the use of online meeting tools Microsoft Teams; online design software, Canva and online survey software, SurveyMonkey. They will be given the responsibility to work autonomously whilst being well supported throughout their employment to make sure they get the most from the experience.

How to apply

If you are eligible for the Kickstart scheme, you can apply via your DWP work coach referencing our Company name, CEIS Glasgow. They will advise how to submit your cv and covering letter detailing your suitability and interest in the role.

Download Communications Assistant vacancy description

The closing date for applications is Friday 18th June 2021

Please do not apply directly to us at CEIS; we can only consider applications received through the Kickstart scheme, i.e. referred via DWP work coaches. We regret that we are unable to consider candidates who are not eligible for the Kickstart scheme.

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