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Chief Executive, OSCR

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Job summary

Around 37.0 per week
Closing Date
06 September 2019 at midday
Employment Type
Permanent Employee


We are seeking a highly motivated individual as Chief Executive, Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR). 

OSCR is a non-ministerial department of the Scottish Government and is the independent regulator and registrar for charities in Scotland.  The Chief Executive is the most senior member of staff in the organisation and is responsible for the management and leadership of approximately 50 staff.

This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in OSCR’s vision for effective regulation which contributes to a flourishing charity sector in which the public has confidence.

Further information on the role is available in the information sheet attached.  To apply you should use the apply button below and complete the online application form.  You will also need to download and complete the supporting statement template. This should be emailed, along with your CV,  to SCSHR@gov.scot quoting reference IRC74572

1.         Supporting Statement
This should be no more than 2 sides of A4 and should explain how your qualifications, skills and experience meet the key essential criteria for the role.  If you feel that one example is sufficient to demonstrate the level of your competency in more than one of the essential criteria you do not have to provide additional examples.  

2.         CV
Please also send us your CV should provide details of your qualifications and career history with dates and reasons for leaving.

This is a permanent and pensionable SCS appointment.  Relocation expenses may be available. 
The closing date for applications is Friday 6th September 2019 at midday.

We welcome applications from all suitably qualified people and aim to employ a diverse workforce, which reflects the people of Scotland.


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