Previous Opportunities

Chief Executive

60,000 – 70,000
This position is now closed to applications.


The Central Scotland Green Network (CSGN) seeks to change the face of Central Scotland by restoring and transforming the landscape of an area stretching from Ayrshire and Inverclyde in the west, to Fife and the Lothians in the east.

Due to the retirement of their Chief Executive, CSGN are now seeking a new Chief Executive to lead the development of the Central Scotland Green Network (the largest environmental project of its kind in Europe). Reporting to the CSGNT Board, you will work closely with CSGNT’s Chair and will play a key role in projecting the Trust’s ambitions and managing key stakeholder relationships.

Key responsibilities include:

To provide strategic and operational leadership to the Central Scotland Green Network.

Work closely with the Management Team to set the strategic direction of CSGNT.

Create an ambitious plan of bringing real change to the environment, economy and people of Central Scotland.

To ensure the financial health of the organisation and to ensure compliance and delegation is in place.

To develop opportunities to expand and promote the profile of the organisation.

You will be an experienced leader with a passion for the environment, who motivates and inspires others. You must be able to demonstrate an ability to work across a number of agenda areas, have a strong development background and have experience of collaborative partnership working. You will also be an excellent communicator with first class skills in raising organisational profile.

For a confidential discussion, please call Debbie Shields or Emma McEneaney from our recruitment partners, Aspen People on 0141 212 7555.

For more information, including how to apply, please visit 

Closing date for applications is Monday 28th October 2019 at 9am.

To apply, please complete the short form below and upload your CV and supporting statement. If you do not receive an acknowledgement within 24 hours of submitting your application, please contact Kelsey Sinclair on 0141 212 7555.