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23 January 2014
Project Manager - Job opportunity with IoHDT

Island of Hoy Development Trust
Project Manager
Salary: £24,000 per annum  - 30 hours per week

The Island of Hoy Development Trust is seeking to appoint an experienced project manager to enhance and develop the goals of the Trust and the community.  The position is based on Hoy starting from March 2014.  This post is fixed term for two years. 

For this challenging opportunity, the Trust is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to:
• Identify, develop and deliver a wide range of projects that will contribute to the development of Hoy as an economically, socially and culturally prosperous community
• Identify and secure funding to support the goals of the Development Trust and the community.
• To effectively manage the Island of Hoy Development Trust’s resources and staff.
 

The successful candidate will be expected to have experience of managing projects and people, and the ability to communicate effectively with the Board of Directors and the community of Hoy and Walls.  Good financial analysis and planning skills would also be desirable, together with experience of working with voluntary boards and leading community based enterprises.  The applicant must hold a full driving licence or have access to transport through a relevant disability scheme.

To discuss this post please contact Deborah Jaques on 01856 701444 or by email debsjaques63@gmail.com in the first instance.  For a full job description and application details please contact Liz Davidson on 07717003136 or by email liz950@btconnect.com or download them from the Trust website www.orkneycommunities.co.uk/IOHDT and return to Deborah Jaques, Loft, Longhope, Orkney KW16 3PQ with a current CV.  Interviews will be held during the week commencing 17th February 2014.

Closing date: 6th February 2014 at 5pm.

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