Posted on 13 Feb 2017 by Marion
The Cockburn Association (Edinburgh Civic Trust) founded in 1875, works to improve Edinburgh’s amenity and to protect, preserve and enhance the city’s landscape and historic and architectural heritage.
The Cockburn Association has established an Urban Design Group, the Assistant Directors manage the activities of this Group. The Assistant Directors bring together expert contributions from different professional backgrounds as a basis for the Cockburn Association’s submissions on significant planning proposals and on draft strategic plans affecting the city and its environs.
We are looking for an individual committed to place-making – influencing how areas within Edinburgh can be made as attractive, sustainable, and functional as possible, so as to enrich the lives and experience of all those who live and work in, and those who visit, the city.
Salary range: £25,000 – £28,000 pro rata
Part Time, 2 days per week, fixed appointment to September 2019
Person description, qualifications, experience and skills:
Qualifications and experience
Relevant experience in the above fields would substitute for formal academic qualifications
Line manager: The Director
Location: Central Edinburgh
Pension: Pension scheme in place
Holidays: 28 days per year inclusive of bank holidays pro rata
To apply please send a copy of your CV and a covering letter explaining why you are suitable for the role to:
The Cockburn Association
Trunk’s Close, 55 High Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1SR
Deadline for applications: Friday, 3 March 2017
Interviews will take place on Thursday 9 March 2017