Employer Engagement Officer

Credit Union: 
East Kilbride Credit Union
Description of post: 

East Kilbride Credit Union, West Lothian Credit Union, Kingdom Credit Union, Castle Community Bank and 1 st Alliance (Ayrshire) Credit Union (the “Credit Union Consortium”) are working together to create a new role of Employer Engagement Officer. The post holder will be responsible for increasing the number of employers who offer their staff credit union-backed affordable loans and hassle-free savings products through automatic payroll deduction. This is a fixed term, two-year post as part of a partnership project funded by the Consortium and the Carnegie UK Trust.

Post: Employer Engagement Officer

Employer: East Kilbride Credit Union

Reports to: John Lange, General Manager, East Kilbride Credit Union.

Salary: £25,000 plus pension contribution

Location: East Kilbride. An element of home working may also be considered. A regular presence is expected within each credit union where hot desk arrangements will be made. A nominated person from each credit union participating in the project will support the post holder when they are located in partner establishments.

Requirement to travel: The post holder will be required to travel regularly to carry out their duties across East Kilbride, West Lothian, Fife, Edinburgh (EH Postcode) and Ayrshire. They will be comfortable working independently and efficiently manage their own time and travel. The ideal candidate will have access to their own vehicle and will be able to claim a mileage rate for journeys and for other reasonable expenses incurred in the course of their duties.

Full time / part time: Full time (35 hours per week). Flexible working / secondment may be considered for a suitable candidate.

Temporary / permanent: This is a fixed-term post of two years duration. Extension of the role beyond two years is entirely dependent on securing new funding arrangements.

Purpose of the job: East Kilbride Credit Union, West Lothian Credit Union, Kingdom Credit Union, Castle Community Bank and 1st Alliance (Ayrshire) Credit Union (the “Credit Union Consortium”) are working together to create a new role of Employer Engagement Officer. The post holder will be responsible for increasing the number of employers who offer their staff credit union-backed affordable loans and hassle-free savings products through automatic payroll deduction. This is a fixed term, two-year post as part of a partnership project funded by the Consortium and the Carnegie UK Trust.

Start date: 
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
End date (if applicable): 
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Date of interview (week commencing): 
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Deadline for application: 
Monday, April 30, 2018
Salary range: 
£25,000 plus pension contribution