Posted on 12 Jun 2016 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 is to establish an Urban Design Group, and to appoint an Assistant Director to manage the activities of this Group. The Assistant Director will 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.
This person will be 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
Full Time, 3 year appointment
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: No employer pension scheme in place – automatic registration February 2017
Holidays: 28 days per year inclusive of bank holidays
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
55 High Street
Deadline for applications: Friday, 8 July 2016