We are looking for a Project Officer to carry out our new Many Voices project, which promotes the power of stories to connect people and make silenced voices louder.
Please note: Applications for this post are now closed.
Scottish PEN is looking for a Project Officer for a 17-month fixed period, from 1 Nov 2016 – 31 Mar 2018. This individual will work on Scottish PEN’s exciting ‘Many Voices’ project, connecting writers with partner charities and organisations across Scotland and providing an international perspective to the themes discussed in the resulting writing groups. We believe in the power of stories to connect people and make silenced voices louder. This role requires partnership liaison, excellent communication and event organisation skills.
This post requires a working pattern across an average of 18 hours/week at the Scottish PEN office in Edinburgh, with some travel across Scotland.
Contract / Remuneration:
The contract is offered from 1 Nov 2016 – 31 March 2018 at NJC Scale 6 points 27-28 (23,935-24,964) p.a. (pro rata, 2.5 days/week). This position may be taken as salaried employment or on a freelance basis.
Please apply with a CV and a short cover letter (max 500 words) to firstname.lastname@example.org by 5.00pm on 19 October. Interviews will be held on Wednesday 26 October in Edinburgh.
For further information or if you have any questions, please get in touch with Christina Neuwirth at email@example.com, or phone is at 0131 226 5590.