Built Environment Forum Scotland
Built Environment Forum Scotland

Charity registered in Scotland SC034488

Built Environment Forum Scotland (BEFS) is an umbrella body for organisations working in the built environment in Scotland. Drawing on extensive expertise in a membership-led forum, BEFS informs, debates and advocates on the strategic issues, opportunities and challenges facing Scotland’s historic and contemporary built environment.

Current vacancies

Communications & Membership Advocate

  • Part time
  • £22,000 – £26,500 pro-rata
  • Home based
  • Closing 25th June 2021

About BEFS

Built Environment Forum Scotland (BEFS) is the strategic intermediary body for Scotland’s

built environment sector, bringing together civic, voluntary, and professional organisations

that operate at the national level. As an umbrella organisation, BEFS informs, debates and

advocates on strategic issues and policies affecting the built environment. Our aim is to

communicate the importance of Scotland’s built and historic environment to policy makers

at all levels of government, private owners and investors, and amongst professionals and

voluntary organisations. BEFS has funding from Historic Environment Scotland until 31st

March 2022.

The role

BEFS Communications & Membership Advocate will lead on the communication activities of

the organisation. Working closely with the Board, Director, and team, and communicating

with our member organisations, the post holder will be expected to manage the breadth of

the organisation’s (digital) communications channels. Adopting a cross-sectoral approach the

postholder will also engage with other areas of the built environment including planning,

architecture, and construction, as well as national and local government. We are seeking the

right individual