With no single, central campus, our college learning centres throughout the West Highlands of Scotland, from Ullapool in the north to Kinlochleven further south, offer learners opportunity and variety in learning styles and subjects.

To support our work we are recruiting to the following role:

Project Officer

Reference no.WHC PO 01
Salary range £27,735 per annum
Duration33-month fixed term
Working hours35 hours per week, job share considered
LocationFort William
Closing Date20th September 2019

West Highland College UHI is looking to recruit a Project Officer, to be based in Fort William.

This will be a 33-month fixed-term appointment to the Centre for Recreation & Tourism Research. The post holder will be primarily responsible for working with the Projects Manager to manage and deliver an exciting new maritime cultural heritage project, “The Coast that Shaped the World”, working in partnership with a range of organisations in the Highlands and Islands.

The successful applicant will need to have in-depth knowledge of both cultural heritage and the tourism industry, and be confident in the use of digital marketing.

Experience of project management is a requirement of this post as the successful applicant will be required to use systems for budgeting, monitoring and reporting to the funding body. Additionally there is a requirement to be able to undertake surveys and analyse data and findings.

This natural and cultural heritage project is part-funded through the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF)

For formal enquiries please contact Sara Bellshaw, Projects Manager on sara.bellshaw.whc@uhi.ac.uk

European Regional Development Fund & Scottish National Heritage logos

Interviews will be held on a date to be confirmed .

For further information on employment with West Highland College UHI, please contact a member of our Human Resources Team on 01397 874000 or email hr.whc@uhi.ac.uk.