North East Organiser

Friends of the Earth Scotland

Home working, with travel within the North-East of Scotland
£31,695 pro rata (£25,356 FTE 0.8)

Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract

Sectors: environmental policy & campaigning, carbon, climate & energy

Closing date: Monday, 20th May 2024   1 day left

Location: Home working with travel to events within the North-East of Scotland, particularly in Peterhead, Boddam and Aberdeen. Occasional travel to Friends of the Earth Scotland Edinburgh Head Office.
Reporting to: Activism Organiser
Hours: 4 days per week
Salary: £31,695 Pro rata (£25,356, FTE 0.8)
Other Benefits: You will receive a pro-rata share of 28 days annual leave plus 11 days statutory holidays.
Friends of the Earth Scotland operates a Company Pension Plan with NEST, which includes an ethical option.

About the role:

Friends of the Earth Scotland is looking for an organiser to join in with our work towards a just transition for the North-East of Scotland. This role will lead on local engagement around a just transition away from fossil fuels, particularly focused on alternatives to the proposed new gas power plant proposed in Peterhead.

Are you passionate about bringing about a fairer energy system for everyone, skilled at empowering people to take collective action and a strong communicator who is excited about engaging with a diverse range of people and communities? We want to hear from you!

How to apply: 

Please see our website for the full Job Description: Once you are ready, please send your CV alongside a Cover Letter (no longer than 2 pages) explaining why you would be a good fit for the role, to [email protected] 


Candidates who have been selected for interview will hear shortly after the closing date. The recruitment process will include a short phone call and the and shortlisted candidates will be invited to an in-person interview in Aberdeen or Peterhead on Monday 3rd June.

Closing date: 20th of May 2024
Interview dates: 1st stage – brief phone call: 27th-28th of May 2024
2nd stage – in person interview: 3rd of June 2024
Start date: July 2024

If you have questions about the process, or any accessibility needs please get in touch at [email protected].