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CEO sought at New Lanark World Heritage Site
April 29, 2016
All applications and enquiries to http://www.aspenpeople.co.uk/newlanarkRole: Chief ExecutiveLocation: New LanarkSalary: c.£80,000New Lanark is a World Heritage site – an authentic and enduring historic community whichpreserves and celebrates social and economic values that remain of global contemporaryrelevance. It is an international, award-winning visitor destination and a living, workingcommunity.New Lanark Trust, an independent charity, is the principal owner and manager of propertywithin the World Heritage Site, having carried out one of the most significant heritagerestoration projects in Scotland for many years.Reporting to the Board of Trustees through the Chair of the Board, the Chief Executive isresponsible for leading and managing the operations of New Lanark Trust and its subsidiarycompanies, ensuring the overall financial sustainability of the Trust and safeguarding thehistoric village of New Lanark.The ideal candidate will have a creative, innovative, imaginative and energetic leadershipapproach, directed at maintaining financial sustainability without compromising the socialand historical context of New Lanark’s heritage. An ability and willingness to work andcommunicate effectively with a multi-disciplinary Board of non-executive Trustees isessential as is a demonstrable track record in successfully managing commercial activities.Candidates should have experience in developing and influencing strategy and policy and inestablishing and maintaining relationships with external stakeholders and strategic partners.We are looking for someone who has an empathy with heritage values and the legacy ofRobert Owen and who is passionate about the prospect of leading our dedicated team andiconic organisation.For more information, including how to apply, please visit www.aspenpeople.co.uk/newlanarkor call Catriona Mackie at our recruitment partners, Aspen People, on 0141 212 7555 for aconfidential discussion.Closing date for applications is Monday 16thMay 2016.New Lanark Trust (Registered Charity SC008552).