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Graduate - Digital Marketing

We're looking for a creative, data-driven Digital Marketing Graduate to help shape Scottish Enterprise's online presence. Learn more and apply today.


Job description

Job title: Graduate Digital Marketing
Team: Content and Channels, Marketing and Engagement    
Location: Any Scottish Enterprise Hub within Glasgow, Dundee, Edinburgh or Aberdeen (with working from home options)
Salary: £31,115
Hours: Full time 35 hours a week (flexible working considered)
Status: Permanent
Closing date: 8 May 2024
Job ref no: R00496

Be part of building Scotland's future

Scottish Enterprise is Scotland's national and international economic development agency. We work to transform the Scottish economy by helping businesses to innovate and scale. Our work is critical to the Scottish Government’s National Strategy for Economic Transformation (NSET) and its goals of creating high-value jobs, boosting productivity, and growing national wealth.

Watch a video from our CEO on YouTubeopens in a new window to find out what makes Scottish Enterprise a unique place to work. 

The opportunity

You’ll join us as a recent graduate with a passion for digital and B2B marketing – someone who’s ready for a career where creativity meets strategy. From day one, you’ll become part of our ambitious plans to engage customers at home and abroad. This means working on projects that help shape the future of Scotland’s economy – from transition to a net zero world to growing and attracting innovative companies in cutting-edge technologies. You’ll unleash your potential, learn from industry experts and carve your own path to success in an exciting, rapidly changing world.

The role

You'll play a crucial role in shaping our company's online presence: building our brand as you help us get valuable customer insights. Delivering results through innovative marketing campaigns, you’ll work right across all of our digital channels – applying your skills and creativity to social media, SEO, analytics and email marketing. It’s a role that comes with hands-on experience and mentorship, setting you up for a successful career in digital marketing.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams to deliver our corporate affairs and marketing strategy
  • Developing engaging, optimised and relevant content, based on customer insights and journeys
  • Helping develop and deliver digital marketing campaigns across all our channels
  • Researching customer trends and behaviours to improve our reach and encourage action
  • Analysing customer insights, data and metrics to optimise and improve campaign performance
  • Staying up-to-date with industry trends and best practices to enhance our digital marketing effort
  • Contributing fresh ideas and creative solutions to attract and engage our target audience

Who we're looking for

You’ll be driven, talented and raring to get a jump start on a career in digital marketing. You’ll also bring us:

  • A degree in marketing, communications or a related field
  • Strong understanding of digital marketing concepts and tools
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Creativity, adaptability and a passion for staying ahead of the curve in digital trends
  • An eagerness to learn and grow in a fast-paced environment
  • A proactive attitude when faced with challenges and opportunities

What we offer

If successful, you'll gain access to the following benefits: 

  • Membership of the Scottish Enterprise Pension and Life Assurance Scheme – a pension based on your final pensionable salary, flexible retirement options and generous life assurance cover
  • Up to 43 annual leave days a year (including public holidays), with the opportunity to buy additional holidays
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • A health cash plan
  • Our Employee Retail Benefits Scheme
  • Our Employee Assistance Scheme

Life at Scottish Enterprise

As one of Scotland’s Top 10 Flexible Employers, we pride ourselves on empowering our colleagues to work when and where they can best deliver their role in support of our corporate plan.

Learn more about working with us 

How to apply

If you're interested in this role, please complete your application form by 8 May 2024.

Assessment Centres will be held in Glasgow and Edinburgh between the 11 and 14 June 2024, with a start date in September 2024.

Our values

Being part of Scottish Enterprise means being open to new ideas and trying different ways of working. We support each other to reach our full potential. We celebrate shared success and learn together when things don’t go so well. And we always treat each other fairly, with respect and understanding. Together, we are the difference.

At Scottish Enterprise, we’re proud to celebrate difference. Diversity of experience and thought is vital to the success of our vision for the future of every community across Scotland. As an equal opportunity employer, we actively encourage applicants from a wide range of individuals, irrespective of age, disability, gender reassignment, gender identity and expression, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, and sexual orientation.

We commit to providing any reasonable adjustments required, not only during the application and assessment process but throughout employment with us.

We have the following networks which are open to all colleagues to help drive inclusion, Disability Positive, Gender Balanced, Multi-cultural, Multi-Generational and Pride (LGBTQ+).

Apply now to build your future with us.

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