Vacancy — Communications Manager (Closed)


We’re pleased to announce that we’re searching for a talented Communications Manager to join the LUX team!

We’re looking for an experienced individual with a proven track record of delivering exceptional, results-driven campaigns. A background in food and drink is not essential, but a hunger for working in a fun, fast-paced and challenging environment is a must.

The successful candidate will be responsible for writing engaging content, securing fantastic coverage for our clients, contributing to business strategies and pitches, all the while maintaining fantastic relationships with our clients.

Role: Communications Manager

Salary: Up to £25,000 DOE

Office: Edinburgh

As Communications Manager, your responsibilities will include:

  • Working on a range of client accounts within the food and drink arena
  • Pitching to the media, securing excellent coverage, and building up your book of contacts
  • Writing flawless content for news releases, literature and multi-media
  • Client management; developing and maintaining strong relationships and providing creative ideas and advice
  • Event management
  • New business; brainstorming ideas, contributing to strategy plans and pitching

You will need to demonstrate:

  • 1-2 years experience of working in communications, whether in-house or agency preferably within food and drink
  • Be well networked within Scottish media
  • A proactive, motivated and team-player attitude – always happy to get stuck in and go the extra mile
  • Flawless writing and communication skills
  • Commitment to delivering exceptional creative campaigns which are results driven
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills with the ability to multitask
  • Ability to cope with pressure


  • The opportunity to work with incredibly exciting food & drink brands in a creative environment
  • Designated time to hone your skills through paid development time
  •  Company mobile phone
  • Dine out on LUX’ – dinner & drinks for you & a chum at a restaurant of your choosing, at least twice per year
  • 38 days paid holiday per year
  • Private health insurance

Right for the role? Here’s how to apply:

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious communications professional to join this rapidly growing agency based in Edinburgh that offers a creative working environment, great benefits and a client roster of some of the most well-known food and drink brands in Scotland. To apply, or for more information, please send your CV to [email protected]



About the author

Alice Will

Alice Will

Strategy Director

Passionate about the power of marketing to enable brands to achieve their goals, Alice leads the team in the creation of powerful campaigns.