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Development Manager

  • Part time
  • £30,000 pro-rata
  • Currently 14 Johnston Terrace (Old Town), Edinburgh EH1 2PW
  • Closing 18th March 2019

  • Advertised from 28th February 2019
  • 30 hours a week


Edinburgh Old Town Development Trust (EOTDT) is developing a community space for residents called ‘The Crannie’ in Cranston Street (off the Royal Mile). The hub will provide much needed space to meet, work, learn and hold events. The Development Manager will take an overview of the Crannie community hub project and line manage the other staff (yet to be recruited). They will lead the development of the centre as a viable social enterprise, generating business and forming strategic partnerships. This post is outward facing, raising the profile of the organisation and its work, as well as ensuring the Crannie team delivers on an operational basis. Salary is £30,000 pro rata 30 hours a week.

Application notes

Applications must be made on the form provided in the application pack and will be accepted by email. You can send a CV in addition to completing the application pack but please do not just send a CV - it will not be considered.

Either download the application pack below or to request an application pack, or send in your completed application or if you have any queries, please email

Send your completed application to by 5pm on Monday 18 March. Interviews are expected to be conducted in the week beginning 25 March.

This post is funded by The National Lottery Community Fund (formerly the Big Lottery Fund) for up to three years.

EOTDT is an Equal Opportunities Employer which means we make appointments based solely on ability to fulfil the duties of the post. Our Equal Opportunities Policy is available in the application pack.

Edinburgh Old Town Development Trust is a Company Limited by Guarantee, registered in Scotland no. 366198 and is registered as a Scottish Charity no. SC042964