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Geopark Job Opportunity

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North West Highlands Geopark Ltd is a company limited by guarantee, a social enterprise, which promotes and enhances our fantastic geological heritage and geotourism potential. Recognised as the “Cradle of Geology” and supported by UNESCO, the Board has gained significant funding from the Scottish Government. We wish to employ a manager to be based within the Geopark who will deliver this funding package to encourage economic growth across the six communities of NW Sutherland and Wester Ross.

Geopark Business Manager

The Manager will update and enhance our Action and Development Plan and deliver a Business Plan to prove our sustainability to 2020 and beyond. They will be responsible for the day to day administration and delivery of those plans. The Directors welcome applications from candidates experienced in fundraising and business planning. Based in the Geopark, salary is dependent on that experience and track record. The ability to work flexibly, either full or part time, in remote and rural Sutherland is essential yet hugely rewarding. Applicants may express an interest by email to the Vice Chairman, Stuart McHugh or by post to the Chairman at The Rock Stop, Unapool, Sutherland IV27 4HW. The closing date for expressions of interest is Friday 15th January 2016, Stuart McHugh may be reached for telephone enquiries after the 4th January on 01971 521040.