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Project Assistant

  • Part time
  • £25,572 pro-rata
  • Ratho
  • Closing 19th November 2018

  • Advertised from 5th November 2018
  • 28 hours per week (flexible work pattern), maternity cover until end of 2019


At the MS Society, we make sure people living with MS are at the centre of everything we do. And it’s this commitment that unites us across the UK.

Our work is based on the hopes and aspirations of our MS community. Together we campaign at all levels, fund ground-breaking research and provide award winning support and information.

Our people are our greatest asset and the key to our success. We offer a vibrant, progressive environment where you will make a difference.

About this job

The role will support the continued development and improvement of the services and support delivered by our local groups and staff teams. You will support Local Network officers, and where appropriate lead on key projects and within the team on our approach to communicating with our Local Network volunteers and wider MS community.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a team supporting vital work to help increase the reach and impact of our local groups across Scotland.

Ideally you will be someone with experience in both project management and communications, looking to further develop your skills. You will be self-starter with excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to build relationships across the organisation.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a supportive and friendly team at an exciting time in the development of the charity.

Application notes

Closing date: Monday 19 November at 9:00am

Interview date: w/c 26 November

How to apply

In order to apply for this role, please submit an updated CV and supporting statement indicating how you meet the criteria as set out in the person specification in the attached job description.

Completed applications are to be sent to

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