The Saltire Society is seeking a Director who can lead on all aspects of the management of the charity. The key priority will be the development and implementation of a major fundraising campaign to ensure the long-term viability of the Saltire Society. A wide knowledge of Scottish arts and culture is expected.

Salary £45 – 50,000 depending on experience.

A full job description is available below.  The Society is prepared to be flexible with regard to hours and/or aspects of the job description in order to secure the right candidate.

Applications should be made by letter (no more than 2 pages) explaining why you are a suitable candidate for the post of Director of the Saltire Society and can be accompanied by a CV ( no longer than 2 pages ) highlighting relevant aspects of your professional career.

Applications should be submitted by email to [email protected] by 5.00pm on Monday 4 March 2024.

Interviews are to be held on Wednesday 20th March 2024 in Edinburgh.

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Are you good at accounts and comfortable with figures?   The Saltire Society is urgently seeking a Treasurer to undertake the final checks on our accounts and financial reports prepared by staff and our accountants. This voluntary position on the Saltire Society Trust Council and Executive Board could suit a retired accountant who is interested in supporting the Society in its mission to celebrate, support and advance Scottish Culture.  If you are interested, please contact our Convenor, Susan Garnsworthy, who will be happy to discuss on the phone with you or send you a description of what the role involves.  [email protected]

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