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Top job! Chief Executive Officer

  • Full time
  • £36,000 – £40,000
  • Gorbals, Glasgow (partial home-working negotiable)
  • Closing 5th November 2021

  • Advertised from 15th October 2021
  • 35 hours per week - flexible working available. Permanent (subject to a six month probationary period)


Since 1998, Bridging the Gap has improved the lives of young people, families, and members of the wider community by providing opportunities for people of all ages, ethnicities and backgrounds to discover common ground.

We are seeking to appoint an inspirational, dynamic and supportive Chief Executive Officer who will provide strategic direction for the charity and its staff, have responsibility for the delivery of a growing range of activities and projects, and facilitate community and cross-sector engagement with professionalism, enthusiasm and sensitivity.

The successful candidate must have sound leadership experience, knowledge of the voluntary sector, awareness of relevant legislation, and excellent financial management skills, including securing and managing major grants. You will be a confident and passionate communicator, with an ability to create positive relationships with a wide range of stakeholders and partners.

Application notes

For a confidential discussion, contact Catriona Mackie of Aspen People on 0141 212 7555.

More information on the organisation, role and how to apply can be found on the Aspen People website at

Closing date for applications: Friday 5th November 2021