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We are the Scottish Government's economic and community development agency for a diverse region which covers more than half of Scotland. Our unique integration of economic and community development is central to its success in generating sustainable economic growth in every part of the Highlands and Islands, particularly in fragile areas.
We are a forward thinking, innovative and award-winning organisation that thrives on investing in our employees.
We support employees in their work with businesses and communities to develop economic growth across the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, and build a successful and competitive region where more people want to live, work, study and invest.
We have administrative offices in Inverness, Benbecula and Auchtertyre as well as local area offices in Forres, Fort William, Thurso, Golspie, Kirkwall, Lerwick, Stornoway, Lochgilphead and Portree.
To find out more about us and our operations, visit our about HIE section.
Please note, we do not accept speculative CVs, or CVs sent in support of job applications. To apply for any live vacancies, please proceed through our online application process.
Location: Thurso or Golspie
Flexible working pattern considered, 21 hours per week
Maternity cover - 12 months
We are looking for a proactive and ambitious Senior Development Manager to join our Caithness and Sutherland area team.
As part of this job you’ll:
It’s essential that you are an experienced and proactive team player with knowledge of local social and community enterprise activity.
You’ll also have proven technical skills, particularly in project appraisal, which includes financial analysis.
By demonstrating your understanding of the issues impacting on communities, you’ll be able to use your strong communication skills to build and develop effective working relationships at all levels.
You’ll bring a fresh approach to HIE’s work in this field and make a positive contribution to HIE’s strengthening communities agenda in Caithness and Sutherland.
To find out more about the role please read the job description.
To apply please complete our online application form
Job reference: 926
Closing date: 10 November 2019
Interviews: 21 November 2019 – in Thurso
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