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Business Manager - Closing date Thursday, 27 January 2022

Are you an experienced business manager looking to join a small but dynamic team that works hard to deliver its ambitions? 

The Heather Trust is a small Scottish charity which operates across Great Britain -  We are looking to recruit someone to join our senior management team who can ensure we run a compliant and efficient charitable business and help us with our fundraising activities.  You will have a breadth of business skills as well as a passion to work productively and collaborative as part of our small team.  In return we offer an enjoyable, flexible working environment that will enable you to achieve a healthy work life balance.


This is a new 0.4 FTE post that can be home or office based and offers flexibility of hours worked.   Salary negotiable depending on experience, but in the region of £40K pro-rata.  Holidays 35 days per annum pro-rata and inclusive of public holidays.  Two-years fixed term in the first instance (possibility to extend).

The Trust has embraced the hybrid working model that has recently emerged.  We have flexible office space in the heart of Dumfries – where we meet approximately once a month.  On a day-to-day basis we make good use of digital communications tools. 

A copy of the job description and person specification is available at

For an informal discussion or to apply for this position (sending an up-to-date CV with a covering letter) contact by 5pm on Thursday, 27 January 2022.

Interviews will take place on Tuesday, 15 February 2022 in Dumfries, or online if Covid restrictions prevent this.

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