Scottish Bible Society
Scottish Bible Society

Charity registered in Scotland SC010767

A fully independent charity, registered in Scotland, a founding member of the United Bible Societies - a collection of Bible Societies operating in over 200 countries and territories.


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Bible Advocacy Manager

  • Full time
  • Negotiable
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 22nd March 2019

Bible Advocacy is an emerging field that aims, through modern media, the arts, politics and education, to reconnect people with the Bible.

We are seeking a creative visionary who is passionate about the Bible and culture. You will have an awareness of current influences in contemporary society and a desire to connect the world to the Bible through the Christian faith. Proven communication skills are a key part of this role along with experience in project management or similar leadership skills. Applicants may come from a variety of professions, or already be employed in a Christian charity role.

This is a full-time position based at our head office in Edinburgh; some travel may be required across Scotland. It will involve working closely in a team environment and forming partnerships with key stakeholders, churches and likeminded organisations.

Although this position is Scottish focused, the Scottish Bible Society is a charity with a global reach, that helps people in over 200 countries and territories to receive Bibles in a language they understand and a format they can use.

· This role is based at Bible House, Edinburgh near Haymarket train station.

· This role requires an active Christian faith and an understanding of the different Christian communities in Scotland.

· Salary depending on experience.

· Closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 22nd March 2019.

· Interviews will take place week commencing Monday 1st April 2019.

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Top job! Director of Communications

  • Full time
  • TBC
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 17th May 2019

Are you creative and passionate about communicating a message that gives hope and makes a positive difference to millions of people around the world?

Thanks to the commitment and generosity of our supporters, the Scottish Bible Society is a charity that helps people in over 200 countries and territories around the world to receive Bibles in a language they understand and a format they can use. We are involved in transformative projects that include teaching people how to read using the Bible, contributing to education programmes for children and much more!

Are you creative and passionate about communicating a message that gives hope and makes a positive difference to millions of people around the world?

Thanks to the commitment and generosity of our supporters, the Scottish Bible Society is a charity that helps people in over 200 countries and territories around the world to receive Bibles in a language they understand and a format they can use. We are involved in transformative projects that include teaching people how to read using the Bible, contributing to education programmes for children and much more!

We have an exciting opportunity for a creative and strategic leader who excels in a senior management position and as part of a senior leadership team. You will be someone with communications, marketing and PR experience that can raise the profile of the SBS brand, engage audiences to respond by supporting the SBS mission, and motivate a staff team to deliver the organisational objectives. You will have experience of managing campaigns that help meet fundraising targets for a charitable organisation, or a background in campaign management that drives sales for a commercial organisation.

The role reports to the Chief Executive and you will be someone who is articulate, has strong influencing skills and has proven stakeholder management skills to work with all levels of staff in the organisation, our board of directors, and external partners. This is a senior role in an organisation with a strong Christian ethos, therefore there is an occupational requirement that the post holder is a practising Christian.

• Full-time role based at Bible House, Edinburgh near Haymarket train station.

• Out of normal business hours or occasional weekend work may be required, with time off in lieu in return.

• Some UK and overseas travel from time-to-time may be required, with time off in lieu in return.

• Salary depending on experience.

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Individual Giving Officer

  • Full time
  • TBC
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 12th July 2019

Are you passionate about using your fundraising and communication skills to help make a positive difference to millions of people around the world?

Thanks to the commitment and generosity of our supporters, the Scottish Bible Society help millions of people in over 200 countries and territories around the world to receive Bibles in a language they understand and a format they can use. We also support transformative projects that teach people how to read using the Bible, contribute to education programmes for children and much more!

This is an exciting new role for someone who is passionate about the transformational impact of the Bible and in the early stages of their fundraising career. You will be keen to learn more about fundraising and communications in a Christian charity setting by getting involved in a variety of tasks.

You will be someone who thrives in a collaborative working environment and is willing to contribute your skills, experience and ideas to help achieve income targets and organisational objectives. You will relish the opportunity to create innovative recruitment campaigns and develop multi-channel and integrated donor journeys that communicate stories of transformation through the Bible. You will be driven by the desire to tell these stories so that our resources grow in order to help more people receive and engage with the Bible.

The post holder is required to engage Christian audiences on a daily basis in an organisation with a strong Christian ethos, therefore there is an occupational requirement that the post holder is a practising Christian.

· Full-time role based in central Edinburgh.

· Out of normal business hours or occasional weekend work may be required, with time off in lieu in return.

· Some UK and overseas travel from time-to-time may be required, with time off in lieu in return.

· Salary depending on experience, suitable for someone at the start/intermediate stage of their career.

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