Careers

Associate Director - Legal and Commercial Lead 

We are looking for an Associate Director to become an integral part of our SFT Investments team as well as our Place, Housing and Economic Investment team, contributing to the activities and successes of both.

The person will provide legal and commercial leadership and support across the teams' activities; essentially an expert role within the teams to support a variety of ongoing activities and the advancement of initiatives, programmes and projects ensuring successful delivery and efficient operations.

The full job description can be found here.

Livingston James is handling applications for this post and to apply, you are invited to send in a covering letter and CV to Alastair Shaw.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 30 June 2021.

 

Manager vacancy in Net Zero Transport team

We are working closely with Transport Scotland, local authorities and other public bodies, to assess the infrastructure that is required to accelerate the move towards zero emission vehicles, especially cars, vans and buses. 

To help us, we are seeking an experienced commercial delivery professional to join our Net Zero Transport Team who has the following skills and experience:

  • An emerging understanding of the policy, regulatory and economic drivers of EV infrastructure development
  • Some experience of working successfully across organisations, in public and private sectors, with senior personnel and decision-makers
  • A strong ability to prioritise tasks and actions and is self-motivated
  • An ability to filter information and assess priorities
  • Strong report writing skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

You can find out more about the position here.

Eden Scott is managing the recruitment process on our behalf. Please submit your CV to Iain Atkinson at Eden Scott or for a confidential discussion to hear more about the opportunity, then please contact Iain Atkinson, Associate Director on 07714 124 033.

The closing date for applications is Friday 2 July 2021.

 

Solicitor vacancy

We have a vacancy for a solicitor with a minimum of three years post qualification experience to join us on a fixed term, one-year basis.  

This role will cover the following activities:

  • Support the CEO on preparing for the Hospitals public inquiry;
  • Lead on internal corporate procurement;
  • Lead on Data Protection; and 
  • Lead on FOISA/EIRs 

To find out more about the role, please click here.

We are committed to diversity, inclusion and creating a working environment that provides equality of opportunity for all. As part of our ongoing commitment, we will ensure a gender-balanced recruitment panel to oversee this appointment.

The deadline for submitting your CV and covering letter is Monday 21 June to hr@scottishfuturestrust.org.uk