Jubilee Scotland is an independent coalition of organisations and local groups campaigning for debt and economic justice across Scotland. Our offices are based in Edinburgh and all posts will be based there unless otherwise stated. All open vacancies and other opportunities will be posted below.
We’re very excited to find a great candidate to become our new Campaign Director.
Job Title: Campaign Director
Reports to: Chair of the Board of Directors (Trustees)
Hours: 2/3 days per week
Salary: £14,285 per annum (for the 3 days) with 23 days annual leave
The Campaign Director is responsible for the smooth running of the whole organisation and, as such, needs to have an excellent set of skills in all areas. The candidate will be passionate about issues of economic justice and will have experience of campaign development, lobbying, fundraising, communications and management.
The responsibility of running our small charity based in Edinburgh is a wonderful opportunity for someone to take on a new challenge and use all of their talents. As an organisation, we’re about to start lots of new and exciting projects and so it’s the perfect time for someone to get involved and insert their ideas and influence.
It is essential that you have a background in growing awareness, impact and income through excellent stakeholder, service and staff management. The post holder needs to be able to tailor Jubilee Scotland’s work to our aims and values and to fit in with the work of our allies across the world.
You will manage the day-to-day operations of Jubilee Scotland and have a strong background in managing budgets and income targets. You will be responsible for overseeing the delivery of the Scotland Plan and lead the delivery of the Fundraising targets, ensuring key bids are submitted on time and to a high standard. Managing key fundraising partnerships and ensuring live opportunities are maximised are also key.
This position holds an ambassadorial role for the organisation, with you representing Jubilee Scotland at events etc. to raise awareness and profile.
For more information about the essential requirements of the role please see the person specification. If you have any questions then please do not hesitate to get in touch.
To apply please fill in the application and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org by 12 noon on Friday 22nd February. Interviews will be held on the morning of the 28th of February and the afternoon of Friday 1st March in central Edinburgh.
Board of Directors – Trustee
We are looking for talented individuals to join our Board of Directors. The Board provides the oversight for Jubilee Scotland.
As a trustee, you will be responsible for overseeing the strategic direction and effective running of Jubilee Scotland, ensuring that we meet our charitable objectives and comply with the law.
• Set and maintain the vision, mission and values of the organisation;
• Develop direction, strategy and planning;
• Ensure the organisation has the structure and resources for its work;
• Establish policies and procedures to govern organisational activity,
including guidance for the board, volunteers and staff;
• Establish systems for reporting and monitoring;
• Manage risk and ensure compliance and accountability with the
governing document, external regulators and the law; and
• Make certain that the financial affairs of the organisation are conducted
properly and are accurately reported
Jubilee Scotland is committed to recruiting a diverse range of Trustees and we would be delighted to hear from people with skills and experience in finance, human resources or marketing.
Board members do not have to be experts in global debt justice. What is needed is a passionate desire to learn more about debt justice crisis, a desire to see justice done and positive experience that can be brought to the campaign. This could be, but is not limited to: contacts with other networks and organisations; resources such as finance or support in kind; professional skills and experience, etc.
The Board meets in office hours, four or five times a year, in either Edinburgh or Glasgow (consideration would be given to shifting the location of the meeting to suit the membership).
To apply email email@example.com with a short description about why you think you would be fit for the role.
We’re looking for someone to help us talk to our members, supporters and all those people who don’t yet know they care about debt justice. You’ll be involved in coordinating our web-presence – social media, mailing lists and website.
Unlike enthusiasm, there is no experience is necessary.
This role involves:
– Keeping our website up to date (using WordPress).
– Creating content for our social media & sharing relevant articles.
– Putting together and sending our monthly e-news (using Mailchimp).
– Writing updates about what the orgnaisation is up to.
– Liaising with member organisations.
Events and Fundraising Volunteer
Do you ever go to events or talks and think I could have done this better or Why didn’t they do this? It’s so obvious!
If so – please get in touch!
We are looking for somebody to help us plan a few fundraising events and talks that we have in the pipeline, as well as generally helping out with the work we do and promoting Jubilee Scotland.
This role involves:
– Sourcing and targeting alternative sources of funding.
-Working with the Communications Volunteer to Promote Jubilee Scotland.
–Developing your own strategy and or fundraising event.
Our office is in Augustine United Church – 41 George IV bridge however sometimes the work will be able to be done from home.
Sadly while the church is wheelchair accessible our office in the church tower is not.
If you’ve got other skills or interests that you’d be happy to share then just get in touch and we’ll see what we can do! We’re always looking for people to write articles so if there’s a debt or economic justice issue that you’re interested in then write a blog post and send it in.
If you’re interested in any of these positions (or have any questions) then please get in touch with firstname.lastname@example.org or send us a message on Facebook.