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Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

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Sectors Hydrology, Hydrogeology, Water Resources
Location Scotland (Central) - UK
Type Fixed Term and Permanent Roles
Status Full Time
Level Board & Executives
Deadline 14/10/2013
Company Name RAFTS
Contact Name Chris Horrill
Email andrew.wallace@fishhall.org.uk
Website Further Details / Applications
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Rivers and Fisheries Trusts of Scotland (RAFTS) is seeking a dynamic and experienced Chief Executive Officer to manage and develop a fast growing environmental charity. RAFTS represents a network of 26 charitable trusts and foundations, which employ over 50 technical staff operating across the major freshwater catchments of Scotland.

Skills & Experience:
The successful candidate will have a proven track record in the following areas:

Organisational management and development

Financial management and control

Staff development, management and leadership

Excellent people, communication, advocacy and media skills

Experience in the following areas will also be desirable:

Large scale environmental project identification, initiation, management and delivery

Working with partners including Government, Agencies and others

Charitable fund-raising

Experience and knowledge of rural, environmental, and land management issues

Experience and appropriate qualifications in the environmental sciences

The post is based in our Central Edinburgh office. Flexible working hours and regular travel within Scotland will be required.

Remuneration will consist of a salary commensurate with experience and a contributory pension scheme.

Information on RAFTS can be found on the RAFTS website. Details of the post and application process can be found at: www.rafts.org.uk/vacancies

Applications must be submitted no later than 09.00 on Monday 14 October and will consist of a covering letter, a full Curriculum Vitae (with referees) and a completed 'Applicant Information Form'.

Interviews will take place in Edinburgh on Thursday 24 October 2013.

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