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Business Development Officer

  • Full time
  • £28,000
  • Homebased with occasional travel to Perth
  • Closing 10th May 2021

  • Advertised from 26th April 2021
  • 6% pension


This new role will provide vital support to Perth CAB by delivering business development activities to ensure a sustainable future for Perth CAB as the preferred advice provider in Perth and Kinross. This includes, but is not limited to, being the driving force behind generating new funding agreements and opportunities, while maintaining and growing the support of present funders.

Key elements of the role include:

• Working with the CEO and Senior Management Team, scoping and developing projects and partnerships that will meet the needs of clients and encourage the support of funders.

• Building, developing and stewarding relationships with funders and stakeholders in the local community and regionally.

• Working with the CEO and Finance and Resource Manager to identify and action opportunities to diversify our income streams.

• To support the CEO in the external marketing and promotion of Perth CAB.

We are looking for a self-starter with energy, enthusiasm and experience to make the role their own, particularly as this is a new position. For the right candidate, there is the opportunity to develop our fundraising strategy and play a key part in the implementation of our strategic plan. We are a busy team who are ambitious to support our community and this role will contribute significantly to us achieving our objectives in the coming years.

If you would like an informal chat with our CEO before applying to find out more about the role then please email

Application notes

More information on Perth CAB can be found at and on our social media channels @perthcab.

Deadline for applications Monday 10th May

Provisional date for interviews Monday 17th May

(Interviews will be carried out on Zoom)

Applications and supporting documentation should be returned to