If you’re passionate about helping rural Scotland to thrive, we occasionally have opportunities to join our small, friendly team at our HQ just by the River Esk in Musselburgh or out in the regions.

Head of Policy

Our head of Policy Katy Dickson is heading off for a new life in Australia - if, like Katy and the rest of our team, you are passionate about using your policy & leadership expertise to help rural Scotland thrive, then we'd love to hear from you.

We're looking for a driven, inspiring and talented leader who can help us achieve our vision.

You will be responsible for managing a small but diverse policy staff team and leading work on the development of policy positions and provision of member advice.  You will also play a key role in representing members' interests to politicians, Scottish Government officials and other decision makers.

Starting salary in the region of £50,000 per annum coupled with an attractive benefits package. Click here to view the Job Description and Personal Specification

To apply, p​lease send your CV along with a covering letter outlining how you meet the requirements of the person specification and how your experience, skills and knowledge and personal attributes make you the ideal candidate for this role. You may include any other information that you consider appropriate to your application.

Send your letter and CV to by Monday 15 April. For an informal chat please contact Sarah-Jane Laing, Executive Director on 0131 653 5400 .