Charity registered in Scotland SC035314
Scotland’s International Development Alliance (the Alliance) supports an effective membership network of 200+ organisations and individuals committed to creating a fairer world, free from poverty, injustice and environmental threats.
An exciting opportunity has arisen to lead the Alliance and its network forward as the new Chief Executive. We are seeking a strategic minded, value-driven, committed individual to further develop the Alliance’s strategy and ensure the vibrant Scottish movement of people, who care about creating a fairer world, are represented and supported in their work.
The new Chief Executive will lead a dedicated team who hold responsibility for the operational management of the organisation. Along with leading the strategy, the Chief Executive will ensure strong member engagement and consultation, represent the collective voice of members to key decision makers, and ensure that learning and support services are provided to meet the needs of the network. The post-holder will have experience in financial management and lead the organisation in ensuring a strong safeguarding culture.
Scotland's International Development Alliance is the membership body for everyone committed to creating a fairer world, free from poverty, injustice and environmental threats.
We work to enhance Scotland’s contribution to international development by identifying new opportunities for collaboration between different sectors, connecting people and organisations to share ideas, knowledge and best practice, and by building the capacity of the sector to support the delivery of the highest quality, most effective international development programmes.
Our small team is based in Edinburgh engaging and supporting a growing membership body from across Scotland. We offer a range of specialist support and services which fall broadly under the themes of networking, effectiveness, learning and capacity building. We also champion international development in Scotland to decision makers, helping our members maintain a collective voice on relevant policy issues.
We are recruiting a full time Membership Engagement and Development Manager to join us make the world a fairer place.
Role: To drive membership growth, retention and income generation, designing and delivering contemporary stakeholder engagement activities to aid the delivery our membership growth strategy; and work with colleagues to develop the end-to-end experience and membership offering to meet current and evolving professional development needs of the Scotland-based International Development sector.