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Head of Engagement

  • Full time
  • £32,000 – £35,700
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 7th February 2022

  • Advertised from 17th January 2022
  • Full time, permanent (part time applications may be considered)


Edinburgh World Heritage is looking to appoint a Head of Engagement to communicate the work and value of our organisation, and of Edinburgh as a World Heritage Site, maximising the impact of our reputation, income, profile and engagement. The Head of Engagement leads, and provides strategic direction for, the communications, interpretation, advocacy and learning and engagement programmes, as well as developing and implementing our fundraising strategy. The post-holder also supports the Director and Chair as the public face of Edinburgh World Heritage and as part of the Senior Management Team works with colleagues in the leadership and direction of the charity.

Edinburgh World Heritage is an independent charity with the aim of ensuring the city’s World Heritage status is a dynamic force that benefits everyone. Our mission is to connect people to their heritage in everything we do – whether through the conservation of historic buildings, delivering improvements to the public realm, developing our new climate emergency programme or engaging people directly with the rich heritage of their city.

Application notes

For more information on the role, please visit our website

To apply, please complete the application form and send it to together with a CV and covering letter in support of your application.