Marketing & Communications Business Partner - Destination

Organisation: Glasgow Museums

Salary: £38,276.45 - £44,382.18

Location: Glasgow

Glasgow Life

Marketing & Communications Business Partner – Destination
£38,276.45 – £44,382.18
Location: 38 Albion Street, G1 1LH
Ref: GLA09800

Glasgow Life is looking for a Marketing Business Partner (Destination) to join us on a full time, permanent contract. As Marketing Business Partner (Destination), you will be joining our in-demand Marketing and Communications team. You will be part of a dedicated team which supports our core areas (Destination, Culture & Museums, Libraries, Sports and Events).

More about our Corporate Services
As a Marketing & Communications Business Partners – Destination you will be joining Corporate Services. This includes Marketing and Communications, Business Support, Infrastructure and Finance. HR, Retail, Procurement and Development are also part of this section. These teams undertake a wide range of roles to keep Glasgow Life operating smoothly as a first-rate charity. From creating compelling messages about the work we do to providing insights which help shape strategies. They also oversee the operation of over 100 venues across the city, account for millions of pounds, support our staff, and bring income into the charity through our shops.

About Glasgow Life
Glasgow Life is the charity which inspires people to lead richer, more active lives through culture and sport. Simply put, we believe that everyone deserves a great Glasgow life. We do this by delivering innovative cultural and sporting programmes and events which improve the mental, physical, and economic well-being of Glasgow. Glasgow Life also creates unforgettable experiences for tourists, strengthening the city’s visitor economy. We help put on world-class events, conferences and festivals which enhance Glasgow’s international reputation. Glasgow is the first city to be named European Capital of Sport twice sport and was also the first place in the UK to be named a UNESCO City of Music.

The role
As a Marketing and Communications Business Partner – Destination, you’ll be an integral part of the team by delivering the destination marketing strategy plan. Reporting to the Destination and Events Lead and working alongside an established team.
The candidate
If you’re interested in joining us as a Marketing and Communications Partner (Destination) you’ll need:
• Relevant degree preferable or equivalent experience. (essential)
• Professional accreditation (preferable)
• Experience of digital and traditional marketing channels (essential)
• Good project management skills (essential)
• Experience of partnership working with external agencies and working with senior management (preferable)

You can read the full person specification for this role under the ‘Job Attachments’ section.

Some of our roles are currently piloting hybrid working, with teams working between the office and home. Your line manager will agree these days with you. This balance enables you to continue much-needed collaborative working.

Our Albion Street Office has great links to public transport and has parking nearby.

We believe in the transformational power of the programmes and events we provide for the people and visitors of Glasgow. If you would like to be a part of what we do, we’d love to hear from you.

Important Dates: Closing date 22nd January and interviews are provisionally scheduled for week commencing 30th January.

Benefits at Glasgow Life
We offer a generous holiday allowance of 30 days, rising to 35 days after 5 years, plus 6.5 public holidays (for full-time roles). You’ll also be eligible to join the Strathclyde Pension Fund, which pays 19.3% employer contribution and is one of the largest local authority pension providers in the UK. Additional benefits include staff discounts, cycle to work scheme, option to buy annual leave, flexible retirement as well as family-friendly policies.

Diversity matters at Glasgow Life
We’re determined to reflect the extraordinary diversity of Glasgow in our workforce. Glasgow Life is on a journey to develop a workplace that reflects the communities we serve. Where everyone feels empowered to bring their full, authentic selves to work. We’re a Disability Confident and Carer Positive employer and invite candidates from all backgrounds to apply. Read more about our commitment to equality and diversity on our website.

To apply for this vacancy online please visit
Closing date is 11.59pm on Sunday 22nd January 2023

Information is available in alternative formats, on request.


Application Deadline: Sunday 22/01/2023