Director of Marketing and Communications

Scottish Opera seeks exceptional candidates for the role of Director of Marketing and Communications, who will consolidate the success of recent years and work with the senior management team and the board to develop further the strategic direction and brand strength of the organisation.

Candidates will have a track record of developing and delivering creative marketing or communications strategies, either in the commercial or not for profit sectors, underpinned by a professional qualification in the field of marketing or communications. They will also have experience of leading and managing a team, building and diversifying audiences in large-scale organisations and networking at a senior level. The successful candidate will bring energy and enthusiasm, demonstrable resilience, rigorous planning and organisational skills and the ability to communicate through design.

To apply, please email a copy of your CV to James Dodd, Senior Consultant, Martin Tripp Associates at or telephone +44 (0)20 7692 0530 (during office hours).

The closing date for applications is noon on Friday 4 January 2019.

Work Experience

Unfortunately we cannot accept any work experience requests in 2018/19. We will review this in 2019/20 and update our website should any work experience opportunities become available.


Scottish Opera strives to be an equal opportunities employer and is subsidised by the Scottish Government. Registered Number SC037531 Charity Number SC019787