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Sustainable Kirriemuir

Event Coordinator Vacancy

We have an exciting opportunity to join our small team of staff on a fixed term contract until 31st March 2024.

Sustainable Kirriemuir is a community-led organisation. We aim to bring our community together to tackle the global issues of climate change and biodiversity loss at a local level while improving the lives of the people who live here.

We are looking for an experienced Events Coordinator to plan and deliver an ambitious programme of events, training sessions and workshops for Sustainable Kirriemuir. This role is all about increasing awareness of the climate and biodiversity crises in a positive way, educating and informing local people on how they can adopt a more planet-friendly lifestyle, and supporting a just transition to Net Zero in Kirriemuir. The successful candidate will be highly motivated with excellent planning and organisational skills. They will be passionate about the environment and sustainable living and have the ability to deliver inspiring and engaging events.

The Events Coordinator will work with the Community Engagement Officer, Community Gardener and volunteers to plan and deliver our ambitious programme of events as part of the Future Kirrie Community Climate Action Plan. This plan is focused on five main themes; Food Growing, Waste & Consumerism, Active Travel, Biodiversity and Energy. The successful candidate will connect with a broad range of specialists to bring informative, enjoyable and educational workshops and training sessions to Kirriemuir, and will plan and deliver a series of whole-community, fun and inspiring, planet-friendly events. This post is funded by The National Lottery Community Fund, which aims to support community-led activity and wellbeing.


How to Apply

Send a CV along with a cover letter outlining why you fit the bill, to: sustainablekirriemuir@gmail.com

Closing Date: Monday 16th May 2022 at 5pm. Interviews will be held in the week beginning 23rd May 2022. If you have any questions, please get in touch. Thank You and Good Luck!


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