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Gender Stereotyping

3rd September 2019

So… it’s now over two months since the new Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) rule on gender stereotyping in advertising came into force: “marketing communications must not include gender stereotypes that are likely to cause harm, or serious widespread offence”. The ASA provided guidance for advertisers but with the first rulings delivered, now is a good…

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Marketing Manager Secondment Opportunity

21st May 2019

We have a number of secondment opportunities for Marketing Managers within the Marketing and Insight Unit. For more information on the roles and the skills/knowledge/experience required, please refer to the Job description If you wish to apply, please complete the Application form and send it to    If you would like to discuss the opportunities further,…

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Senior Strategy & Insight Manager – Secondment Opportunity

8th February 2019

A secondment opportunity has arisen for a Senior Strategy & Insight Manager in the Marketing and Insight Unit.

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Senior Marketing Manager (International) Job-share – Secondment Opportunity

1st August 2018

A secondment opportunity has arisen for a Senior Marketing Manager (International) job-share, in the Marketing Unit based at St Andrew’s House, Regent Road, Edinburgh. Please see Job Description: Senior Marketing Manager – International – Job Description and Application Form: Senior Marketing Manager – International – Application Form Deadline for applications has been set at 12 noon,…

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Youth is the Word

27th March 2018

Hi everyone, my name is Ellyce and I’m studying PR & Marketing at Queen Margaret University in Edinburgh. I recently finished a student placement in the Scottish Government’s Comms/Marketing department and I was asked to write a blog to talk about my experiences. I’ve never written a blog before so I’m going to give it…

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Secondment Opportunity – Senior Corporate Communications Officer

5th December 2016

A secondment opportunity has arisen for a Senior Corporate Communications Officer, based in the Corporate Communications Team, Office of the Chief Executive, NHSScotland in the Scottish Government’s Health and Social Care Directorates. The post is based in St Andrew’s House, Regent Road, Edinburgh. The post holder will have responsibility for delivering aspects of corporate communications…

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Avoid Cyber Scams And Shop Safely Online This Christmas

25th November 2016

Are you sick of Slade already, or is it just me? For lots of people, online Christmas shopping offers respite – and cost savings – from the eye-popping explosion of tinsel and plastic Santas that line every retail premises from John O’Groats to…well, you get the drift. Following hot on the heels of Black Friday,…

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My week at the Scottish Government

11th October 2016

Fraser Steele – West Calder High. During your time at secondary school it’s common that you do a week’s work experience. Some schools give you a selection to choose from or let you choose your own work with permission from the business/organisation. The Government wasn’t my first choice of work, however I enjoyed my stay…

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Are you a hands-on digital pro?

21st June 2016

If you’re looking to take your digital marketing career to the next level and want to work on projects which are about changing lives, making Scotland a stronger, healthier, smarter, greener, safer and fairer country, we should chat. The award winning Scottish Government marketing team is looking to recruit a digital marketer to work on…

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Scottish Government Secondment Opportunity

4th April 2016

Scottish Government Secondment Opportunity — Digital Communication Manager – Corporate Communications, Office of the Director-General Health and Social Care and Chief Executive, NHSScotland Applications are invited from digital communications professionals with exceptional strategic knowledge of all aspects of digital engagement and communication, web architecture and content management systems. This secondment offers an excellent opportunity to…

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