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Digital Project Manager – Apps (6-9 month maternity cover)

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Job title: Digital Project Manager – Apps

Contract type: Part time (21 hours / 3 days per week), maternity cover (6-9 months)

Salary: Grade 4 (£26,000 - £28,499) pro rata

Closing date: Monday 19 April at 12 noon

Job Summary

This post is responsible for the ongoing development and maintenance of Scottish Book Trust’s mobile apps. This is an exciting opportunity to take the lead on our apps and deliver new requirements and features to support our programmes.

Scottish Book Trust currently has two apps:

Each app is linked to a specific programme team and the postholder will be required to work closely with each team to gather requirements and feedback, oversee app content delivery and provide regular updates and analytics data.

The post reports into the Digital Manager with regular catch-ups with the Early Years and Schools Communities teams.

Key Responsibilities

Knowledge, skills and experience

Due to current government guidelines, the Digital Projects Manager will be working from home until further notice. Once normal interaction is resumed, the job holder will be based at Scottish Book Trust’s offices in central Edinburgh, however the post-holder must be prepared to travel occasionally for work-related duties.

Appointment to the post will be conditional upon securing satisfactory Basic Disclosure from Disclosure Scotland.