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Management Committee Members

  • Management Board
  • Unpaid
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 1st June 2020


  • Advertised from 1st April 2020

Role

The One World Shop was established over 30 years ago and has played a lead role in the Fair Trade movement in Scotland, including helping Edinburgh and Glasgow become Fair Trade cities. As well as running a thriving city centre shop, we support schools, community groups and businesses to learn about fair trade and we nurture volunteers to become advocates. We currently employ 6 paid staff and over 20 volunteers. Our aim is to reduce poverty in poor areas of the world through trading fairly.

We are seeking to appoint a number of new voluntary Management Committee members, we are particularly looking at people with skills and experience in any of the following:

- Retail sales and management

- Business management

- Finance, funding, ethical investment

- Property, lease and surveying

Board meetings are held every two months in the evening in central Edinburgh.

Application notes

If you are interested in joining us as a Management Committee member, please email a CV and covering letter outlining what skills you could bring and your motivation to Rachel Farey, Business Manager rachel@oneworldshop.co.uk or call on 0131 229 4541.

Interviews are available by Zoom.