Scotland’s Towns Partnership, the national agency for towns in Scotland, is seeking a Project Manager. The post is part time, average 2 days per week, for a 3 – 6 month period. The post offers a flexible working pattern, and is to begin in February 2018.

Role Description

The post holder will be expected to work closely alongside our Chief Officer as we reshape the Business Improvement District Model towards a more expansive Community Improvement District approach and develop a new range of supports, partnerships and activities related to this. The role will involve developing new stakeholder relationships and helping to shape central support services and tools for the new Community Improvement District model. For background information, you can view the types of support services and tools, and stakeholder relationships, previously developed to support towns in Scotland. 

It is essential that the post holder has recent and relevant senior management experience in economic development, planning or regeneration. A knowledge of the current funding landscape, city, town and BIDs policy, and how a membership organisation operates would be helpful.

Excellent and proven marketing, communications and project management skills are necessary as well as the passion and drive to work with national stakeholders at the most senior level. Other specific skill areas which would be useful for this role include: housing, finance, digital, renewables, and big data. 

 

Terms and Application

This is a subcontractor role, and so to apply please send in a CV and a quoted daily rate.

Please send applications and any queries to ewan@scotlandstowns.org.

 

The deadline for applications is 5pm, 19th January 2018.

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