Office Manager

Type: Full-Time, Permanent
Location: Edinburgh
Salary: £33,000 - £35,000
Closing Date: Noon Monday 28th January 2019

Full Description

The Royal Scottish Country Dance Society (RSCDS) exists to promote and develop Scottish country dancing (SCD) both in Scotland and worldwide for the benefit of present and future generations, and aims to achieve its objectives by:

• Promoting and encouraging SCD for all ages and abilities;

• Providing technical support to SCD by maintaining high standards of teaching, training musicians and publishing explanatory documentation; and

• Supporting and widening the network of RSCDS Branches and other SCD groups.

The Office Manager will ensure the smooth and efficient running of the RSCDS office and enable the staff team to support the charitable and strategic aims of the RSCDS. The post holder will work closely with the Board of Trustees, helping to implement the business plan, updating and developing policy and influencing the future direction of the Society. The Office Manager will lead staff in providing high quality service to RSCDS members and branches, and in representing the Society to the public. This will involve spending time at the RSCDS Summer School in St. Andrews and the Annual Conference in Perth.

You will be a strong team leader who brings a calm and mature approach to team management. To be successful in this post you will bring excellent organisational and communication skills as well as experience in working directly with committee structures and membership organisations. You’ll enjoy building relationships and inspiring others to succeed.

How To Apply

If you think this is a perfect match for your values and skills set then please contact [email protected] as soon as possible for further information prior to making your application.

Closing Date: Noon Monday 28th January 2019

Interview Dates: Thursday 7th February 2019

This search is being conducted exclusively on behalf of Royal Scottish Country Dance Society by BTA. Our leadership team have all worked in the voluntary sector and we use this experience to match organisations and individuals to create great appointments.