Operations Manager, Business Development Team

Carr Gomm Scotland

Operations Manager, Business Development Team

£41,148 - £48,905 per annum (pro rata)

Carr Gomm Scotland, Edinburgh

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 1 week ago, 5 Jul | Get your application in now before you're too late!

Closing date: 19-07-2024 (In 3 days)

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Full Job Description

Come lead a creative and forward-focused team, helping Carr Gomm go even further in supporting people across Scotland to live their best possible lives.


As the Operations Manager in our Business Development Team, you will be responsible for hands-on leadership and management of Carr Gomm’s communications, marketing, fundraising, contracting, and competitive tendering.

Success in this role includes:

  • Effectively communicating strategic messages to target audiences, as per the strategic plan;
  • Submitting competitive tender bids, and demonstrating continual post-tender learning and improvement; and
  • Delivering a reliable stream of non-contract fundraised income, including through successful grant applications and enjoyable community fundraising.

What we are looking for

In our eyes, the best Operations Managers are creative, tech-savvy, results-driven, positive, and self-motivated team players.

We expect that you will have significant experience of line management, communications and marketing, social media management, various fundraising approaches, contract administration, competitive tendering and the wider social care policy landscape in Scotland. Experience within social care is beneficial, but not essential. Travel throughout Scotland is required.

About Carr Gomm

Carr Gomm is a leading Scottish social care and community development charity. We provide person-centred support to over 4500 people every year so they can live their best possible life.

Our services are based on our values and reflect the choices and aspirations of each individual and community we work with. Our qualified staff work with people in their homes and communities, supporting people in their day-to-day lives and making plans to achieve their hopes and dreams in the future.

Carr Gomm also fundraises to tackle isolation and loneliness in our communities through projects and activities across Scotland.


  • 35 days’ holiday per year, increasing to 40 days with length of service.
  • Enhanced maternity, paternity, adoption, and sick leave
  • A Defined Contribution pension scheme, with incremental employer contributions
  • Membership to Lifeworks; employee well-being and perks platform access to the Carr Gomm App, which includes free physiotherapy, personal training and counselling.
  • Membership of a credit union
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Discounts with leading hotels; and more!

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Closing Date for applications: Friday 19th July 2024 5pm