Project Officer (Journal Editor) 

Full-Time, Permanent Post (37.5  hours per week), £24,000 – £29,000 per annum

Celebrating its 75th Year, Archaeology Scotland is a Scotland-wide charity which works to secure the archaeological heritage of Scotland for its people through education, promotion and support.

Discovery and Excavation in Scotland (DES) provides an accessible, comprehensive, up-to-date and informative guide to archaeological work being undertaken across Scotland on an annual basis. It is a highly respected resource for archaeological research at all levels and is unique in Europe.

This is a great opportunity for the post holder to support the sector in making information available via established and new contributors and to contribute to the ongoing development of the journal.

For more information on the role and how to apply, please see the job description below:

Job Description

Project Officer Discovery and Excavation in Scotland Journal Editor

Applications: If you are interested in applying for this role, please send your letter of application by post or email to the address below, outlining your reasons for application and the way in which you feel your skills and experience are appropriate to this post. Applications should be supported by a Curriculum Vitae and the names, addresses and telephone numbers of two referees who are familiar with your work in a professional capacity.

FAO: Eila Macqueen, Director
Archaeology Scotland
Suite 1a
Stuart House
EH21 7PB

Or email applications to

Closing Date for Applications: Sunday 14th July at 12 midnight, with interviews due to take place on Monday 22nd July at the Archaeology Scotland offices in Musselburgh.