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Senior Project Administrator (s)

  • Full time
  • £20,564 – £22,258
  • Peebles
  • Closing 30th September 2019

  • Advertised from 13th September 2019
  • Plus 8% employer pension contribution. 35 hours per week. Fixed term until 31 March 2020.
  • SPA-CWiP


An experience project administrator with a commitment to tackling climate change is sought to support an area-based environmental programme currently based in Peebles. You will be working with the local community to deliver an integrated programme of Changeworks activities to pilot an area-based approach to promote low carbon living and working and tackling fuel poverty. The initial focus of the programme will be to deliver an energy efficiency and demand reduction programme – part of the Scottish Borders Council delivery of Energy Efficiency Scotland. This could be expanded to include a range of other activities including waste prevention and transport. Travel across the Scottish Borders region may be necessary as well as some travel to the head office in Edinburgh.

This post is equivalent to one full time post of 35 hours per week and you will be expected to work some weekends dependant on business needs and other out of hours work at events with time off in lieu. We would also welcome applications for part-time/job share positions (17.5 hours per week, covering mornings, afternoons or 2.5 full days). Please indicate your availability in a covering note with your application.

We offer an attractive staff benefits package, excellent pension and employee benefits which include 26 days paid holiday plus 9 public holidays per year pro rata.

For more information on this vacancy please download the job information pack from, email or phone 0131 555 4010 for a copy quoting reference SPA-CWiP

Application notes

To apply, submit your completed application form to quoting reference SPA-CWiP

Closing date for applications: 11am, Monday 30 September 2019

Interviews: Friday 4 October 2019

For further information about this post please contact Morag Cockburn on 07384 813468 /

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