Salary: £35,122 per annum
Permanent, Full-time
Based in Glasgow

sportscotland is the national agency for sport in Scotland. Our vision is an active Scotland where everyone benefits from sport.

As the national agency for sport our role is to make sure sport plays its part in a thriving Scotland. By investing Scottish Government and National Lottery resources, we help the people of Scotland get the most from the sporting system.

Your work areas will be wide ranging - planning policy, development management, project management and planning strategically for sport and recreation, so ideally you will have experience in some of these areas. You will also be an effective communicator as influencing and negotiating are a key part of the role. 

To be considered for this role, you will hold a degree/postgraduate qualification or equivalent in planning as well as chartered membership of the RTPI.

In return for the above, we offer employee benefits such as flexible working, generous holidays, childcare vouchers, fantastic discounts, a great pension scheme (19.3% employer contribution), support with your personal development and much more.

To apply for this role, please supply a written submission covering the following:

  • How would your appointment to this role be part of our vision and mission for sport (350 words maximum)
  • Reflect on areas of your own professional and personal development and how these could be progressed in this role (350 words maximum)

Please submit these with your CV to as a single document.

We are a Disability Confident employer.  If you have any difficulties with your application because of a disability please get in touch and we will discuss how we can help you.

Closing date for completed applications: Friday 30 August at 5pm

Anticipated interview date: Monday 30 September 2019

sportscotland – sport for life

Date published: 12 August 2019
Date updated: 12 August 2019


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