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Top job! Chief Operating Officer (COO)

  • Part time
  • £45,000 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 23rd February 2023

  • Advertised from 20th January 2023
  • 30 hours per week, £45,000 pro-rata


Do you have demonstrable experience of strategic management and leadership at a senior management or director level?

We want to hear from you.

The Eric Liddell Community is undergoing a period of growth, expansion and change in the delivery of caring services, alongside exciting plans for The Eric Liddell 100, which aims to secure, develop and celebrate Eric Liddell’s legacy.

At The Eric Liddell Community our vision is a community where no one feels lonely. We are driving progress towards this by: providing a Day Service for people living with dementia alongside a programme of community-based activities for people living with dementia; a programme of well-being activities, courses and classes for unpaid carers, and running our vibrant Community Hub, in the heart of Edinburgh.

The Chief Operating Officer will play a key role in the strategic management of the organisation, maintaining existing operations, funding arrangements and driving forward new initiatives and projects to assist the long-term sustainability of the charity.

If you would like to work for an excellent care charity, in a friendly and supportive working environment with a focus on staff wellbeing and development, in a rewarding role where you will really make a difference to people’s lives, then join us here at The Eric Liddell Community.

This post is offered initially on a one year fixed term basis, with the possibility of extension.

Should you have any questions or like an informal conversation before making an application, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with Zsofia B Molnar, who will arrange a time to speak to our CEO, John MacMillan.

Application notes

To apply please email your CV and covering letter to Zsofia B Molnar at

Closing date: 23rd February 2023

Interviews: 13th March 2023