Development Manager

Friends of the Earth Scotland

£32,966 - £39,820 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: environmental policy & campaigning

Closing date: Monday, 11th June 2018  

Friends of the Earth Scotland is looking for a Development Manager to join our friendly and successful team in Edinburgh.

You will be keen to help us grow in membership, income and influence. You will be creative in taking the overview of opportunities for the organisation to grow sustainably. You will make funding applications based on clear project plans and lead on fundraising from trusts, maintaining excellent relations with funders. You will oversee the work of the Fundraiser in raising funds online and through events. You will manage the communications staff of the organisation.

This is a full-time (5 days per week) role with some flexible working required.

To apply please go to for more information, including a job description and application form. Please note: we do not accept CVs as part of a job application.

Closing date: noon 11th June
Interviews: 28th June

Friends of the Earth Scotland is Scotland's leading environmental campaigning group, working to help people in Scotland look after the planet for everyone’s future. We think globally, and act in Scotland, delivering solutions to climate change and other environmental problems, by enabling and empowering people to take individual and collective action. From community renewables to fracking and from air pollution to fossil fuel divestment, we are making a real difference.

  • We are committed to democracy, accountability and equality
  • We strive to work with communities in our campaigning for positive change
  • Our work will always be based on objective evidence and a long-term, global perspective
  • We believe that everyone has an equal right to a healthy environment and a fair share in the world’s resources

We have 14 staff and 10 local groups, and are based in central Edinburgh

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