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Feasibility Study and Business Case (Pier Arts Centre, Orkney)

The Pier Arts Centre, Stromness, Orkney is seeking an experienced team of consultants to develop and deliver a Feasibility Study and Business Case that advances a potential new arm of operation in discrete premises requiring re-development, that will provide new opportunities for artists, learners, audiences and the broader community of Orkney, whilst sustaining the Centre’s core mission and contributing to its long-term success and sustainability.

Budget: £30,000 plus £4,000 expenses (inclusive of VAT).

Expected timescale: six months.

To register your interest and receive a copy of the Feasibility Study and Business Case Brief contact:  Or to discuss the requirements of the brief contact: Neil Firth, Pier Arts Centre, Victoria Street, Stromness, KW16 3AA; tel: 01856 850209.

Tenders to be submitted by 17:00 on 31st March 2017.


Scotgrad Summer Placement - Market Research

The Pier Arts Centre, Stromness, Orkney have an exciting opportunity for a student with outstanding research skills to deliver a 12 week Market Research project.  The successful candidate will be responsible for undertaking market research, identifying any gaps in the current provision and developing new products and services. 
The post is open to all current HNC, HND and undergraduate degree students who will return to their studies after the summer. All candidates will be considered provided they have the required skills.

The preferred start date is 19th June 2017 however this is flexible and depending on the successful candidate’s availability.

For further information or to apply for the post go to the Scotgrad website

For informal enquiries regarding this position please contact Shona Flanagan, Business & Finance Officer,
T: 01856 850209, E:

This position is part funded by Highlands and Islands Enterprise and the European Regional Development Fund.

Closing date for applications 17:00 on 9th April 2017.