Literature Alliance Scotland (LAS) wishes to contract a Communications professional to assist in driving forward its goals and future development. This work offers an opportunity to work with Scotland’s literature organisations, contribute to developments and have an active involvement in managing and delivering LAS’s activities for literature. The contract will also include some events management and administration. The successful applicant will work largely independently on a day-to-day-basis, and will report to the Lead on Advocacy and Communications and ultimately to the LAS Board of Trustees.


The estimated time commitment equates to 2.5 days per week for an initial contract period of one year based on a daily rate of £250.00.


LAS plans to appoint to allow the work to begin from July 2016. Contract details are attached and are also available on the Literature Alliance Scotland website at:


How to Apply

Please send a CV and covering letter by email explaining why you think you are right for the project and highlighting relevant experience. We welcome applications from organisations as well as individuals.


Applications should reach us by noon on 17 June 2016, with interviews soon afterwards.


Email LAS Administrator: