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Post Vacant at Dictionaries

7th May 2015

Scottish Language Dictionaries (SLD) has announced they are looking to fill the vacant post of Principal Executive Officer. The PEO will report to the Board of Trustees of the SLD and also liaise with the Learning Directorate of the Scottish Government which is the main funding body of the SLD.  The post is based in Edinburgh with a salary of about 38,000 per annum and will be available from 1st August 2015 as a full-time position, but a partial appointment at 0.8 FTE may be negotiable for a candidate who is suitable qualified.


Applications for the post are invited via e-mail to the Administrator at to be received by 30th May 2015. Applications should include a CV and also a statement by the candidate stating in detail why they meet the attributes and qualifications required for the post.  Informal enquires are welcome and may be made to Professor Jeremy Smith (at who is Convener of the Board of Trustees, or to Jean Anderson ( who is the Treasurer.


If you would like further particulars please visit Scottish Language Dictionaries here.