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Top job! Development Manager

  • Full time
  • £38,000 – £43,000
  • Shetland
  • Closing 5th March 2021

  • Advertised from 8th February 2021
  • Salary depending on experience. • Normal office hours but flexibility is required to cover evening meetings etc.


NYDC is a community development group based in North Yell, Shetland. We are a company limited by guarantee with charitable status. We have 11 directors and no employees.

NYDC own a 4.5MW community wind farm which was commissioned in 2017. The group also owns a Business Park which was opened in 2003.The wind farm is now generating profits which will allow the group to employ a Development Manager, and also to make plans for investment in community development. More information on NYDC can be found at

NYDC wish to recruit a suitable person to manage our established assets including Garth Wind Farm and Cullivoe Harbour Business Park. The management role will also include planned and future projects and general development of the North Yell community.

Preference will be given to someone with a background in community development, but consideration will also be given to relevant managerial or renewables experience.

A job description and job spec are available to download below.

Application notes

For more information contact Andrew Nisbet on 07788412035

Closing date 05/03/21 at 1700hrs.