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Top job! Chief Executive Officer

  • Full time
  • £38,000 – £45,000
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 27th January 2023

  • Advertised from 21st December 2022
  • 35.75 hours


LCiL is a user-led organisation providing a range of services that enable Disabled People to live independently in the community of their choice.

LCiL are delighted to be recruiting for a CEO. This role offers a fantastic opportunity to thrive and continue to grow our organisation.

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) will provide leadership to the organisation, develop, and deliver LCiL’s organisational strategy and uphold its core values. The CEO will have responsibility for a workforce of around 30 people and will work with the Board of Trustees to ensure the charity’s continued long-term sustainability.

With demonstrable experience of working in a similar role, you will have a pragmatic and highly organised approach. Strong written and verbal communication skills are essential. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of the third sector and experience of networking between organisations and sectors. It is likely that the post holder will have an established track record in a leadership role whilst maintaining a flexible approach to their work. You will be someone who thrives in a busy position and is enthusiastic about working in the charity sector. Please see our Job Description for more details.

If you would love to use your skills, talents and experience to be part of a fast paced, diverse and dynamic organisation, we would love to hear from you.

Please apply by downloading our application pack and use the Skills and Experience statement to tell us why you want to work at LCiL and why this role is a great fit for you.

We offer generous pension & death in service schemes, as well as a supportive working environment.

Application notes

Closing date – Friday 27th January at 12 noon

Interview date – tbc via Zoom.

If you wish to have an informal discussion about this role, please call Karen McFadyen on 0131 475 2350

LCiL is an equal opportunities employer. Applications from disabled people are particularly welcome. We are also a disability confident employer and as such, if you require any support during any part of the recruitment process, please contact

A company Limited by Guarantee. Registered in Scotland 129392. Charity No SC/017954