Chief Executive Officer

Regional Screen Scotland


Salary: £45,000 to £52,000 (0.6 FTE)

Regional Screen Scotland is seeking a forward thinking, proactive and creative charity sector leader to drive them forward into a new phase of their development, following the impending retirement of their current Chief Executive, Robert Livingston, who is planning retirement in the autumn.

About Regional Screen Scotland

We aim to enable more people in more places to share great screen experiences by bringing the cinema experience to people, working towards a concept of Universal Cinema, and at the core of our work is the Screen Machine mobile cinema service which, since 1998, has been bringing high quality cinema experiences to up to 50 communities a year.

Who we’re looking for

We are keen to engage with candidates with a strong track record within the third sector, and experience and/or knowledge of the cinema exhibition sector. We are looking for a leader who can present a compelling vision of how to develop our reach, advocate for cinema-going, and explore new funding models to build upon our core funding from Creative Scotland, in a way which aligns with our core values around collaboration, community, responsiveness and inclusivity and delivers on our business plan. An interest in how cinema can make a difference to communities, and effectiveness as a strategic and people leader, either as a CEO or in a leadership role, is essential too.

  • Part time role circa 0.6 FTE
  • Salary will be dependent on seniority and skills, based on a FTE salary in the range of £45,000 to £52,000 ,with 8% pension contribution and a pro-rata annual leave allowance of 33 days, including public/bank holidays.
  • Working patterns to be agreed, involving fairly regular meetings in our Edinburgh office and some travel to communities across Scotland.

Details of how to apply are outlined in our recruitment pack available to download here.

Applications should be submitted by email to: by 5pm on 31 July 2022, with first round interviews held week commencing 8 August 2022.

Regional Screen Scotland promote equal opportunities and actively encourage and value diversity of thought, background, culture and perspective.

The closing date for this position is 31/07/2022 at 17:00

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