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Top job! Senior Quality and Improvement Manager

  • Full time
  • £37,922 – £43,633
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 19th November 2018

  • Advertised from 2nd November 2018
  • 8% employer pension contribution. 35 hours per week


The new post of Senior Quality and Improvement Manager has been created to help achieve the ambitious strategic goals and objectives in Changeworks’ new strategic plan. This exciting time in our development sees renewed focus on excellence, quality and improvement to deliver low carbon living for everyone in Scotland.

We’re looking for an enthusiastic individual with the drive to ensure Changeworks is an outstanding, quality driven organisation operating as a role model in our field.

Reporting to the Deputy Chief Executive, you’ll have a proven track record for identifying, developing and delivering quality improvement initiatives and embedding business process improvements across organisations. You will have strong attention to detail as well as the ability to see the big picture.

Working at all levels across Changeworks, you will also lead the measurement and continual improvement of our environmental impact, deliver digital improvement strategies across the organisation, oversee Data Protection compliance and coordinate the attainment and maintenance of quality and environmental accreditations.

This is a unique opportunity to join a new team with a new strategy and a clear remit to drive performance improvement across the organisation. In addition to career development, we offer an excellent employee benefits package and pension.

Changeworks is one of Scotland’s largest environmental charities with over 30 years’ experience in sustainability. We work with organisations, communities and individuals to deliver practical solutions that reduce carbon emissions, fuel poverty and waste by managing resources more efficiently. We are a national organisation with around 200 employees and volunteers in Edinburgh, Inverness, Shetland, Orkney, the Western Isles and Argyll.

Passion, integrity, innovation, collaboration and empowerment are the values which drive us. We aim to inspire and enable people to live and work more sustainably.

Application notes

If you have the skills and experience for this challenging new role, apply by downloading the application form, emailing or contacting reception on 0131 555 4010 to request an application pack quoting the reference SQI-mgr.

Closing date for applications: 11am Monday 19 November 2018

Interview date: Wednesday 28 November 2018

For further information about this post please contact HR on 0131 555 4010 or email

Changeworks – inspiring change for people and the environment.