Arran Community Land Initiative Vacancy

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Part Time Development Officer required.

The Arran Community Land Initiative (Charity reg. SC043886) has acquired and aims to bring back into use 80 acres of farmland above Whiting Bay village for outdoor educational purposes, pursuits and activities.

The Board of Trustees now wishes to appoint a Development Officer to drive the project forward. The ideal candidate will have experience of working on similar community projects, a proven record of securing grant funding and experience in countryside management. Excellent financial management, verbal and written communication skills and ICT literacy are also required.

The post is offered on an initial fixed term 12 month contract, which may be extendable subject to additional funding being secured. The salary offered is £24,000 per annum pro-rata three days a week. Some evening and weekend work will be required.

Applications in writing, including a current CV to: The Treasurer ACLI, c/o Primrose Cottage, Whiting Bat, KA27 8RH or by email to info@arranland.org. ACLI is an equal opportunities employer. This post is supported by a grant from the Scottish Land Fund. A job description is available here.

The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 27th February 2015.