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Chief Executive Officer – circa £40k (Full-time)

The closing date for applications has now passed.


Location – Dumfries and Galloway (Head Office Dumfries)

Third Sector, Dumfries and Galloway is one of 32 Third Sector Interfaces in Scotland, funded by the Scottish Government, Dumfries and Galloway Council and NHS Dumfries and Galloway.  Our vision is of a strong and sustainable third sector that can make a lasting contribution to the wellbeing of the people and communities of Dumfries and Galloway.  We are an organisation that exists to promote, support and develop a strong third sector; develop social enterprise; develop volunteers and volunteering; and connect the third sector to community planning.

We’re looking for a new Chief Executive who has the confidence, experience and creativity to lead the organisation through its next exciting phase. Accountable to a Board of Trustees, the Chief Executive Officer is responsible for working with the Board to ensure clear strategic direction and leadership of Dumfries and Galloway Third Sector Interface, setting out the organisation’s vision, mission and strategic aims, and developing and managing operational plans and resources that deliver against these.

Should you wish an informal discussion about this position, please email recruitment@thirdsectordumgal.org.uk, providing a contact number and your request will be passed to an appropriate Board Member.

For a full job description, person specification and details on how to apply for this position, please see our website www.thirdsectordumgal.org.uk/work-with-us

The closing date for applications is 12noon, Friday 29th September 2017 with interview, which is likely to require your attendance for a full day, planned for Thursday 12th October 2017.