This vacancy has now closed

Business Development Officer

  • Full time
  • £32,000 – £35,000
  • Edinburgh – with travel across Scotland
  • Closing 28th November 2022

  • Advertised from 8th November 2022
  • 35 hours per week. Salary depending on experience.
  • Contributory pension scheme after 3 months’ satisfactory service.


About Officers Association Scotland

Officers Association Scotland is a military charity, established in 1920, to provide support to serving or former military officers and their dependents. While originally a welfare charity, OA Scotland has developed, so that it now provides a comprehensive employment advice service along with welfare and financial support to individuals and grants to other charities.

Purpose of the Role

The primary responsibility of the Business Development Officer is to work with the Head of Employment to develop, and deliver a high quality, employment programme to transitioning military personnel. We are looking for a self-motivated and enthusiastic individual to support the design, delivery, promotion, servicing and monitoring of clients, employers and military services across Scotland. You will lead in the delivery and administration of events, our marketing and communications as well as our website and data management.There may also be opportunities for development within the employment support role. You must be creative, forward thinking and want to challenge the traditional way to enjoy this role and our culture.

Further information can be found in the job description @ About Us - Officers' Association Scotland (

Application notes

Application by CV and covering letter to Heather McVeigh, Chief Executive, OA Scotland

Closing date: Monday 28th November 2022

Interviews: Week commencing 12th December 2022

Informal enquiries about the post can be addressed to Heather McVeigh, Chief Executive, Officers Association Scotland Tel: 0131 550 1575.