The quality and commitment of our 50+ staff has been the key to our success over the years, enabling us to effectively deliver key services to develop the social enterprise sector in Scotland.

Whatever your area of expertise, a job with CEIS will offer you an exciting opportunity to work for the largest support agency for social enterprises, individuals and organisations in the UK.

Current vacancies


This is a rare opportunity for an individual who is passionate and committed about economic inclusion and social impact to lead CEIS as our Group Chief Executive Officer.

We are seeking a dynamic professional with strong leadership, commercial and business skills who shares our values  and who is capable of being a key figure in the Scottish social economy. The current CEO is remaining in the business as Director of International Enterprise and will assist with continuity and on-boarding.

Our CEO will lead a talented, motivated group of professionals to create a more inclusive economy by supporting our enterprise and communities, business finance, social research and employability services. CEIS aims to lead the market as a social enterprise with national and international impact while being an excellent employer and a sustainable business.

The successful candidate will build on the organisation’s strengths and bring innovative thinking and commercial best practice to enable the organisation to continue to grow and extend its reach.

Our CEO will work with the Boards of Directors in determining the future strategic direction of the organisation while leading and directing a professional team in delivering services of the highest quality. The CEO will guide the organisation through the challenges of working within a dynamic sector in a period of economic change. There are exciting opportunities ahead for all our services and this is a role with huge potential for the right candidate.

The salary for this role is circa £70K per annum dependent upon skills and experience.  CEIS offers excellent terms and conditions, including industry leading family friendly policies and access to a group pension scheme.

The role is based at CEIS Headquarters in Glasgow, but the Group provides services throughout Scotland. CEIS is an Equal Opportunities Employer and positively welcomes applications from people from all backgrounds with the skills, abilities and ambition to make a real difference.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your CV and a covering statement describing your suitability for the role to before 5pm UTC on 17th January 2019.

If you would like to receive the information pack for the role, please email

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Closing date for cv submission is 17th January 2019. Interviews for this position will be held on February 1st with second interviews taking place later in February.

Please fill out our equal opportunities form if you wish.



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