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Head of Literature and Publishing, Creative Scotland
Deadline: Tue 19 Jan 2021
We are looking for an inspirational and confident Head of Literature & Publishing to lead our work on the strategic development of literature and publishing across Scotland, the UK and internationally and to join our energetic and dedicated team who are focused on supporting the arts in Scotland.

You will lead on the strategic development of literature and publishing across Scotland, the UK and internationally in support of Creative Scotland’s 10-year plan and our role as a funder, advocate, influencer and development organisation. A critical role in the support and development of literature in Scotland, it involves working collaboratively with a range of partners and multi-art form organisations to develop close strategic partnerships as well as working across a number of projects and funding programmes.

Our ideal candidate will have extensive expertise in Scottish literature and how to promote it internationally. You will have experience and knowledge of working in literature and publishing at a senior and strategic level, with a track record of successful project management. You will be able to demonstrate the skills to develop and manage a range of funding programmes, including undertaking assessments and budget management.

Extensive knowledge and understanding of the arts and creative industries in Scotland combined with excellent interpersonal skills is essential. You will have proven leadership and people management skills.

Salary: £41,519 pro rata pa plus pension and benefits Full time (permanent contract) – 36 hours per week

For further information, please visit our website

Deadline: 19 January 2021 at 12 noon
Interviews (virtual via Microsoft Teams): Wednesday 3 February 2021

Additional Information:
Location:
Edinburgh
Region(s):
Scotland

Contact Information:
Organisation:
Creative Scotland
Contact Name:
Info
Contact Email:
recruitment@creativescotland.com
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