ScotGrad - Highlands and Islands

Graduate placement vacancies

For the candidate to be eligible they must hold a minimum of an HNC and have graduated within the last four years without a permanent job at a graduate level for more than a year since their latest graduation. All candidates that meet this criteria and have the skills for the job can apply.

Current vacancies in the Highlands and Islands:

Vacancies in the Highlands and Islands will be posted below as and when available. We advertise placements all year round with immediate start dates. Watch the video on the left hand side (called 50th anniversary) to find out more about the Highlands and Islands region. To read one of our latest graduate case studies and to register please visit the ScotGrad website

  • Marketing Graduate, West Harris Trust, salary £18,000 per annum

  • The West Harris Trust was formed in 2010, after the community land buyout of the crofting townships of Losgaintir, Seilebost, Horgabost, Na Buirgh and Sgarasta Mhor. We now have an exciting placement opportunity for a Marketing Graduate to deliver a 12 month placement project. The successful candidate will undertake market research to analyse our customer groups. You will then use the market research to form the basis for the creation and subsequent implementation of our marketing strategy.

  • Closing date 21/05/2017

  • Apply through the ScotGrad website.

 

  • Graduate Architectural Technician, Russwood Ltd, salary £20,000 - £22,000 per annum depending on experience

  • Russwood Limited is a supplier of high-quality, sustainable timber cladding, decking and flooring based in Newtonmore. We now have an exciting placement opportunity for an Architectural Technician. This 12 month placement will entail assisting in the development of new innovative products, building projects on site, and creating a National Building Specification (NBS) document library. This role could lead to a permanent employment subject to all the project milestones being achieved.

  • Closing date 07/05/2017

  • Apply through the ScotGrad website.

 

  • NPD Food Technologist, Maclean’s Highland Bakery Limited, salary £21,000 - £25,000 per annum depending on experience

  • Maclean’s Highland Bakery Limited, a family business based in Forres, is looking for an NPD Food Technologist to deliver two exciting new product development projects over a 12 month period. This placement will involve ingredient formulation, testing, test baking and sensory analysis panel testing.

  • Closing date 01/05/2017

  • Apply through the ScotGrad website.

 

  • Graduate Digital Marketing Co-Ordinator, Loch Ness Coffee Company Ltd t/a Cobbs, salary £18,000 per annum

  • Loch Ness Coffee Company Ltd t/a Cobbs is a diverse hospitality company based in Drumnadrochit, easily accessible from Inverness. We have an exciting placement opportunity for a Digital Marketing Graduate to undertake a 12 month project.  The successful candidate will develop a marketing strategy with a focus on digital marketing. This placement would suit an individual with an excellent knowledge of digital marketing.

  • Closing date 30/04/2017

  • Apply through the ScotGrad website.

 

  • Business Development Graduate, Isle of Gigha Heritage Trust, salary £23,000 per annum

  • In 2002, following a community land buyout, the Isle of Gigha Heritage Trust (IGHT) was established to manage and develop the beautiful island of Gigha, the most southerly of the Inner Hebrides. We now have an exciting vacancy for a Business Development Graduate. The placement will entail enhancing Trust’s sustainability whilst developing opportunities for the community and promoting the island as a destination to work, live and visit.

  • Closing date 30/04/2017

  • Apply through the ScotGrad website

 

  • Graduate Social and Economic Researcher - Hydrogen, Shapinsay Development Trust, salary £22,000 per annum

  • Shapinsay Development Trust (SDT) was formed to secure the future of the resilient island community of Shapinsay, one of the Orkney islands. We now have an exciting vacancy for a Graduate Researcher to undertake a 12 month placement project. The successful candidate will be required to undertake research to determine the social and economic benefits of our hydrogen electrolyser to the community.

  • Closing date 30/04/2017

  • Apply through the ScotGrad website

 

  • Graduate Researcher - Social and Economic Benefits, Westray Development Trust, salary £20,000 per annum

  • Established in 1998, Westray Development Trust (WDT) has grown to become one of Orkney’s largest Development Trusts. We now have an exciting placement opportunity for a Graduate Researcher. The successful candidate will undertake research to develop a process to calculate the social benefit of our loan service and consolidate the existing grant assessment methods.

  • Closing date 26/04/2017

  • Apply through the ScotGrad website.

Opportunities are advertisted all year round so please register for alerts at www.scotgrad.co.uk/register

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