Edinburgh Marketing Interns Wanted!

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Are you a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual who is looking for a career in marketing and/or publishing?

Then this is a unique opportunity to jump start your career.

Our team is made up of some of the best publishers, journalists and event organisers in Scotland. Our diverse range of brands and publications are the the perfect way to get a good grounding in both the skills and experience required to work in the publishing industry.  We want to grow our team and find the right people to manage our brands online.

You will go on a six month program of training and support to give you the skills to competently create and manage marketing content across multiple digital touch-points and brands. You will learn how to think strategically, work within current best practices and gain real world experience of running cross-channel marketing campaigns.

The role

Your role will be to work full-time (9am – 5pm) based in our Edinburgh offices for all the brands that Canongate Communications manages.  Once trained, you will be responsible for all social media touch-points, both pro-actively and reactively. You will also be asked to develop content (across different media types) specific to each brand, as required, and will be making basic updates to WordPress websites.

Essential skills:

  • Attention to detail
  • Digitally native
  • Willing to learn
  • Can work well within a team
  • Intermediary Microsoft Office skills
  • Good written English.

Desired skills:

  • Has a background in marketing and/or publishing and journalism
  • Basic design skills (e.g. Photoshop, illustrator, etc.)
  • WordPress experience.


Salary and benefits: Based on experience.

How to apply

To apply please send us a tweet to @canongate_jobs telling us why we should hire you and a link to your CV.
This vacancy has now closed and we will be accepting no further applications.