Prudential to cut 84 jobs in Scotland  HeraldScotland

M&GPrudential, the Prudential Group's UK business, is to cut 84 posts in Scotland.


10 Edinburgh Festival Fringe Jobs you can still apply for  The Scotsman

With Edinburgh's busy summer festival period about to kick off, the Fringe doesn't just offer Edinburgh residents a month of entertainment, but also an opportunity ...


Fintech Modulr to create 50 Edinburgh jobs with £10m grant  The Scotsman

Modulr, the business-to-business payment specialist with a significant Edinburgh presence, is to create around 50 jobs in the capital after scooping £10 million ...


Anti-Brexit rally MOCKED after low turnout in Edinburgh - ‘When are the rest arriving?’  Express

REMAINERS have been widely mocked after a planned People's Vote rally failed to attract a significant turnout in Edinburgh this afternoon.


North-South divide: London tech job demand 'bigger than 10 other cities combined'  Netimperative

There is still a significant north-south divide, with more jobs in emerging technologies being advertised in the capital than in any other city and over a third of tech ...


Edinburgh University Students Union slammed over 'exploitative' zero hours contract job adverts  Edinburgh News

A STUDENT union has been slammed for a number of job adverts attempting to recruit new staff on zero hours terms - despite previously criticising employers ...


The funny jobs Edinburgh Fringe Festival comedians did before getting into comedy  ITV News

Heard the one about the comic who works in suicide prevention - or the joker who sold bathroom interiors while dreaming of stand-up? What about the ...


easyJet hiring cabin crew: salary, job requirements and how to apply  Edinburgh News

Are you looking for a change in career, or have you always dreamed of taking to the skies as part of the team of cabin crew on a plane? If so, easyJet is currently ...


Boris Johnson putting feet on Macron's table 'embarrassing' – Alastair Campbell  Aberdeen Evening Express

Boris Johnson is embarrassing the country with his behaviour towards European leaders, including the “arrogance” of putting his feet on Emmanuel Macron's ...


Commercial decorator's success triggers jobs drive  News & Star

A commercial decorating company is launching a recruitment drive as it expands its operation across the country.


Tesco cutting thousands of jobs as part of plans to overhaul Metro stores  Edinburgh Live

Around 4500 jobs are set to be axed in the latest round of redundancies.


Vet disease surveillance posts to go across Scotland  BBC News

Scotland's Rural College says 35 posts will be lost at sites across Scotland.


SNP take note: the way to protect jobs is to look closer to home  The Guardian

Cash squandered on failed contracts with the big global players would be a lifeline for smaller Scottish firms.


Scotrail driver strike to hit tomorrow, potentially causing delays in Edinburgh  Edinburgh Live

The union say the strike will cause significant delays and cancellations in Edinburgh, however Scotrail say that's unlikely.


Associate Professor in Financial Services job with EDINBURGH NAPIER UNIVERSITY | 175867  Times Higher Education (THE)

Associate Professor in Financial Services in Permanent, £50001 - £60000, Principal / Senior Lecturers / Associate Professors, Business & Economics with ...


Dream job alert: do you fancy running this magical bookshop in the heart of Edinburgh?  Edinburgh Live

The owners of the beautiful, much-loved Till's Bookshop near The Meadows are retiring - could you take over?


Animal lovers' DREAM job alert: SSPCA in Edinburgh on the hunt for a care assistant  Edinburgh Live

You would be responsible for the welfare of the animals, including feeding and exercising them.


Edinburgh Fringe employers still advertising exploitative jobs – campaigners  The Stage

Edinburgh Festival Fringe workers are still subject to “shameful” practices from employers, despite increased scrutiny on exploitation at the festival, activists have ...


Industrial action set to hit train services between Fife and Edinburgh, commuters told  The Courier

Fifers are being warned to expect yet more disruption to ScotRail services as rail workers start industrial action. Members of the TSSA union have begun an ...


Low Emission Zone fears for Midlothian  MidLothian Advertiser

An influx of cheap cars and job losses are among issues Midlothian expects in the wake of a clampdown in Edinburgh on fuel emissions.


Opponents told to stop ‘turning a molehill into a mountain’ amid Edinburgh Council leadership squabble  The Scotsman

Opponents have been told to stop turning “a tiny molehill into a massive mountain” amid a squabble as to who is in charge of the city when the council leader ...


International Partnership Manager job with EDINBURGH NAPIER UNIVERSITY | 174213  Times Higher Education (THE)

International Partnership Manager in with EDINBURGH NAPIER UNIVERSITY. Apply Today.


Workforce summoned to meeting at Fife furniture firm  BBC News

Unions say the future of Havelock International in Kirkcaldy is in jeopardy as the firm faces cash flow problems.


Deliveroo boosts jobs with acquisition of Scots tech firm Cultivate  Daily Business

Food delivery *service* Deliveroo is to add jobs in Scotland after acquiring Scottish software design and development firm Cultivate, its first UK office outside its ...


A day in the life of...A Harbour Master: 'Part of you longs to be on one of the cruise liners'  Edinburgh News

You do sometimes watch these ships as they sail off into the distance, heading for the Mediterranean or the Caribbean and wonder, 'why am I not on that?'”


Victory for stressed out Serco workers in sleeper train jobs row  Morning Star Online

STRIKES threatening to halt Scotland's iconic sleeper trains could be avoided thanks to a significant breakthrough in negotiations, the Morning Star can ...


Edinburgh Zoo hiring full-time labourer - but you need to be passionate about animals  Edinburgh Live

The successful candidate will be responsible for the day-to-day running of the Zoo.


My food & drink Job: Patrick Wilk, graduate liquid developer, Quintessential Brands  The Grocer

Patrick tells us what life is like behind the scenes of the fast-paced spirits industry.


Job losses confirmed as opening hours at West Lothian Xcite sports centres to be cut down  Edinburgh Live

The changes are being made as part of a £2.6 million cost cutting exercise by West Lothian Leisure.


Academic Manager job with SCOTLAND'S RURAL COLLEGE (SRUC) | 177189  Times Higher Education (THE)

Academic Manager. Type Permanent. Salary £35,403 - £41,651 per annum. Location Edinburgh. Ref: ACF/E/027/19. Description. SRUC is unique in Scotland ...


Documentation and Print Services Operative job with EDINBURGH NAPIER UNIVERSITY | 177068  Times Higher Education (THE)

Application closing date: 01/09/2019. Salary: £21,814 - £25,941 per annum (Grade 3) Package: Plus excellent benefits. Job description: Further your career with ...


Medical jobs boost at Shawfair  MidLothian Advertiser

A £7.5 million women's health centre and state of the art dental practice will create more than 50 jobs at Shawfair Business Park.


Deliveroo acquires software development firm Cultivate, adding a tech hub in Edinburgh  Tech.eu

British tech unicorn Deliveroo has acquired Scottish software design and development firm Cultivate, giving it a tech hub in Edinburgh – its first UK office outside ...


Theatre review: Claire Dowie’s When I Fall… If I Fall, Summerhall, Edinburgh  The Scotsman

Ever since the appearance of her first play Adult Child/Dead Child, more than 30 years ago, Claire Dowie has been something of a legend in the world of ...


Dumbarton Sheriff Court flaws needed urgent £2.8m repair job  The Dumbarton and Vale of Leven Reporter

BULGING stonework at Dumbarton Sheriff Court wasn't anchored to the wall behind it, the Reporter can reveal. Urgent repair work and an exclusion zone was ...


McAlpine on song with £45m Edinburgh concert hall job  Building

But nearby developer objecting to David Chipperfield-designed scheme.


'This is my job' - Lewis Capaldi's hilarious reaction after fan chucks him bra  Edinburgh Live

The chart-topper had the crowd in stitches when he popped the bra on his head.


Lecturer in Financial Services job with EDINBURGH NAPIER UNIVERSITY | 175439  Times Higher Education (THE)

Lecturer in Financial Services in Permanent, £40001 - £50000, Lecturers / Assistant Professors, Business & Economics with EDINBURGH NAPIER UNIVERSITY ...


Some people may not like it, but Edinburgh must allow Princes Street to evolve – John McLellan  Edinburgh News

Amid all the gloom about the UK economy, there are some encouraging signs, but Edinburgh needs to address long-term problems facing Princes Street, writes ...


Top five jobs of the week – 16th August  Bike Biz

The BikeBiz jobs board filled over 550 positions in 2018, and listings are still on the rise. Here's our latest top five… Deputy branch manager – Edinburgh Bicycle ...


Speedway – Harkess warns Edinburgh not to be complacent  The Edinburgh Reporter

The Birmingham Brummies are a historic club dating back to 1946, but they have only come north to race the Monarchs on 11 occasions, and not since 2010.


Theatre reviews: E8 | The Canary And The Crow, Pleasance Dome and Roundabout @ Summerhall, Edinburgh  The Scotsman

But in this age of growing wealth gaps, rising knife crime and families trapped in low-wage, zero-hours jobs, the tensions surrounding young people trying to ...


The 50 best jokes from Edinburgh Fringe 2019’s shows – and how to watch them live  iNews

I remember what my grandmother said to me on her deathbed. She said: 'I wish I'd bought a normal bed.' John Luke Roberts, Assembly Studio Two, 5.30pm.


Edinburgh Fringe's best jokes: The funniest winners from the past 10 years' work  Evening Standard

We're entering into the last week of Edinburgh Fringe, but there are still laughs a-plenty to be had. We've seen newcomers, old-timers and rising stars all ...


Hibs will stop shipping cheap goals when players do their jobs: Robbie Stockdale  Edinburgh Live

Another three scored against them at the weekend means Hibs need to tighten up defensively.


Lecturer in Strategy/Operations/Management job with EDINBURGH NAPIER UNIVERSITY | 174212  Times Higher Education (THE)

Application closing date: 29/08/2019. Salary: £39,609 - £48,677 per annum (Grade 6) Package: Excellent benefits package. Job description. Two Posts ...


International Operations Administrator job with EDINBURGH NAPIER UNIVERSITY | 175564  Times Higher Education (THE)

Application closing date: 01/09/2019. Salary: Grade 3. Package: Excellent benefit package. Job description. We are currently looking for an International ...


Why criticism of Edinburgh festival must be taken seriously this time – Tommy Sheppard  The Scotsman

Thousands of Cinderellas are skivvying away beneath the cultural veneer of the world's largest arts festival, writes Tommy Sheppard.


'Cobbled together' plan means Edinburgh council will have 'no leader' for six weeks  Edinburgh News

COUNCIL bosses have been blasted for “cobbled together” arrangements for the leader of the authority's adoption leave – with the SNP group chairperson set to ...


Loanhead entrepreneur wants you to Own Your Success  MidLothian Advertiser

A Loanhead entrepreneur has started his own training company focused on leadership challenges for professionals, with his first event targeting women.


Hawick woman vanishes after first nightshift at Edinburgh hospital job as family launch desperate appeal  The Scottish Sun

Shanice Smith was last seen leaving Edinburgh Royal Infirmary at 8am on Thursday morning.


Airline vows to expand Scottish routes after Glasgow jobs boost  HeraldScotland

EASYJET has underlined the importance of Scotland to its expansion plans, revealing that it is actively working on deals to bring new routes to the…


Fosters tipped for Edinburgh Haymarket job | News  Building Design

Architect 'beat three other finalists'. Haymarket - Foster + Partners. Source: Foster + Partners. View south along Grosvenor Street. Foster & Partners has won a ...


Oli Shaw’s omission from Scotland Under-21 squad is down to increased competition  Edinburgh News

Scot Gemmill has insisted that the omission of players such as Hibs striker Oli Shaw from his Scotland Under-21 squad for the start of their latest European ...


Hibs striker Flo Kamberi ignores link with Basel  Edinburgh News

Striker Flo Kamberi has insisted he'll ignore renewed speculation about his future and concentrate on scoring goals for Hibs. Swiss club Basel had a scout ...


Laura Davis: 'Stand-up is an exhaustively personal job'  The List

Australian stand-up Laura Davis has become a distinctive voice among the cluttered field of Fringe comedy. Last year she performed most of her show under a ...


Alumni Engagement and Relations Manager job with EDINBURGH NAPIER UNIVERSITY | 175077  Times Higher Education (THE)

Application closing date: 02/09/2019. Salary: £39,609.00 - 48,677.00 (Grade 6) Package: Excellent benefit package. Job description. As Edinburgh Napier ...


Cummings should not have been allowed No 10 role, suggests Tory MP  The Guardian

Damian Collins claims 'real-world sanctions' are needed for those found in contempt of parliament.


50 of the best jokes from the Edinburgh Fringe 2019  iNews

The Edinburgh Fringe is well under way, so here are 50 of the best jokes you can expect to hear coming out of the Scottish capital.


Taking a Pounding : News 2019  Chortle

Taking a Pounding - Store under fire for comedy writing job that pays £1 a joke.


Record passenger numbers at Edinburgh Airport  Linlithgow Journal and Gazette

Edinburgh Airport has recorded the busiest ever month for a Scottish airport as a total of 1508586 passengers passed through in July 2019.


Edinburgh Fringe 2019: best joke goes to Swedish surrealist Olaf Falafel – the top 10 in full  iNews

A Swedish surrealist comedian and children's author has won an annual competition to find the funniest joke of the Edinburgh Fringe with a one-liner about ...


Edinburgh Festivals 2019: You have the right to remain talking  The Scotsman

How do you write dramas about true crimes without sensationalism or over-simplification? Four playwrights who have done just that tell Mark Fisher why getting ...


Herald Diary: Spray that again, Mr President  HeraldScotland

Hair-raising.


Edinburgh festival performers refuse sterling payments due to Brexit  The Guardian

Increasing numbers of artists are asking to be paid in dollars and euros instead of sterling because of Brexit uncertainty, the director of the Edinburgh ...


Fly Open-Air director Tom Ketley plans to fill the Festival gap left by T in the Park  The Scotsman

THERE's no flies on Tom Ketley, never have been. In fact, you could say he's a pretty fly guy. Okay, I'll stop there, but it doesn't alter the fact that when faced with ...


Spudulike shuts all 37 UK branches with 300 employees left 'struggling to live' after job losses  Birmingham Live

Fast food chain Spudulike first opened in Edinburgh in 1974, serving baked potatoes.


Amazon are to create dozens of new jobs at Edinburgh 'development centre'  Edinburgh Live

The tech giant will be creating more than 2000 jobs across the UK, taking its workforce to almost 30000.


Job Ladder: 'I've always followed what felt right'  ArtsProfessional

From freelance marketing to running his own production company, Jake Orr has always been willing to take a leap into the unknown.


Liz Lochhead: When only Scots is the right tool for the job  HeraldScotland

IT'S a mixed blessing having your play listed in the Festival Fringe programme as being "in Scots". Yes, this attracts some – and by…


Dance, Physical theatre and Circus review: Louder is Not Always Clearer, Summerhall, Edinburgh  The Scotsman

Jonny Cotsen's mother wanted her son to live a 'normal' life.


New UK Government Minister for Scotland Robin Walker visits Edinburgh robotics centre  GOV.UK

UK Government Minister Robin Walker was given a tour of Heriot-Watt University's world leading robotics facilities as he discussed progress on the creation of a ...


6 of the best summer jobs available in Edinburgh this year  Edinburgh Evening News

Searching for a summer job can be a tedious and frustrating experience especially when you are looking for something a little bit different. In Edinburgh ...


Edinburgh Council’s leadership is not a political plaything – John McLellan  Edinburgh News

It will be tempting for the SNP to characterise the confusion about the city council's leadership arrangements over the six weeks of Cllr Adam McVey's adoption ...


Jane Park’s lottery win 6 years on: Who is Britain’s youngest lottery winner and where is she now?  Edinburgh News

Everyone dreams of winning the lottery - some of us know exactly what we would do with the money if we were to have those lucky numbers.


Asda staff 'threatened with sack' if they don't sign contracts which cut holidays and paid breaks  Edinburgh Live

It has been reported that the American-owned supermarket will terminate the employment of anyone who turns down new terms.


Fulfilment at the Edinburgh Fringe: 'After hearing worker testimonials, we don't use Amazon any more'  WhatsOnStage.com

When we began working on this show, we used Amazon. As theatre makers there was nothing better than realising you need a squeaky pig for the show and ...


Lloyds to create 500 jobs at new tech hub in Edinburgh  BBC News

Lloyds Banking Group (LBG) has announced plans to create 500 high-skilled jobs at a new digital tech hub in Edinburgh. The bank has started recruiting ...


Titania McGrath: Mxnifesto review — this feels like a rushed job  The Times

Something has gone wrong with Titania McGrath. On Twitter and in her recent book, Woke, this spoof twentysomething activist and slam poet has proved a ...


The Guardian view on politicians and interviewers: it’s time to talk again  The Guardian

Editorial: The Channel 4 boss is right to challenge party leaders over the sharp recent reduction in access granted to journalists.


Technical Product Assessor - Glasgow/Edinburgh  THIIS

Our client has been established for over 15 years and is a supplier of high-quality nursing equipment throughout the UK and Ireland. They pride themselves on ...


Edinburgh sees 80% surge in job adverts, new data shows  ITV News

The number of jobs advertised in Edinburgh has surged 80% in two years, according to new analysis. There has also been a rise in the number of people ...


Spiegelworld at Edinburgh Fringe: The $5m Las Vegas circus show opening with a fringe tryout  The Stage

With its latest offering a raunchy, late-night blend of cabaret and circus, Spiegelworld's founder tells Tim Bano why Edinburgh is the perfect place to launch a ...


Revelations: Mark Donald, head chef of Number One at the Balmoral hotel, Edinburgh  The Caterer.com

What was your best subject at school? Drama was my favourite. French, history and chemistry were my strongest.


FEU: Open letter to national newspaper editors, arts media and Nicky Morgan on their contribution to sustaining the future of the arts industry  BECTU Magazine

As the Edinburgh Festival Fringe draws to a close, the Federation of Entertainment Unions (FEU) which represents 141,000 workers in the arts and media ...


Business Week: Scottish windfarm will be one of world's biggest | 50 new Glasgow airline jobs | Focus on iOpt's Dane Ralston  HeraldScotland

SCOTTISHPOWER's Spanish owner this week underlined its faith in the potential to develop more North Sea renewable energy assets after clinching a…


Boris Johnson carries out 'summer massacre' as he announces new Cabinet  Edinburgh News

NEW Prime Minister Boris Johnson has paved the way for a stormy time ahead with a series of controversial sackings and appointments as he puts together his ...


Diageo To Create Over 160 Edinburgh Jobs With Johnnie Walker Attraction  Employment4students

Diageo could create over 160 new jobs in Edinburgh if plans for a new Johnnie Walker whisky centre attraction are signed off by the city's council planning ...


9 part-time jobs you can apply for in Edinburgh right now  Edinburgh Evening News

If you're searching for a new job but don't need something full-time, then Edinburgh has a wide variety of roles currently on offer. These are nine part-time jobs ...


Jock the Jambo: Applications to become the new Hearts mascot close this week  Edinburgh Live

If you've been waiting for the chance to dress up as a giant dog in front of thousands of people, then you're in luck.


UK high street sales fall at fastest rate since 2008  The Guardian

Sentiment 'crumbling' as shop owners grapple with rising costs and Brexit uncertainty.


US tech group to create Edinburgh research centre and add 40 jobs  The Scotsman

A US tech company is creating almost 40 jobs as it expands its Edinburgh operations on the back of seven-figure funding from Scottish Enterprise.


Funding will see Machine Labs create Edinburgh jobs  The Scotsman

Machine Labs is to create new jobs in Edinburgh and target the global database marketing sector after securing a six-figure funding deal.


Lyn Gardner: Those seeing fringe shows for nothing must be reminded who pays in the end  The Stage

Today marks my 13th day at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. I haven't totted up exactly how many shows I've seen, but it's a reasonable guess that I've had.


From Greggs to Scottish Government: All the employers at huge Edinburgh job fair  Edinburgh Evening News

From everyone's favourite High Street bakery Greggs to the Scottish Government - there will be potential job opportunities galore with a wide range of sectors.


Lyn Gardner: Don't contribute to Edinburgh Fringe's 'unlovely' winners and losers divide | Opinion  The Stage

One of the unlovelier aspects of the Edinburgh Fringe is the way that for the month of August it divides artists into winners and losers.


Edinburgh Airport business gateway to create 12,000 jobs  The Scotsman

Developers have promised to create 12,000 new jobs with plans for offices, shops, leisure space, hotels and homes next to Edinburgh Airport. The International ...


'Scottish renewable jobs rip-off': unions write to @ScotGov ahead of protest at EDF's Edinburgh office  CommonSpace

Unite and GMB letter: “Why did the Scottish Government not nail down commitments from the developers to bring work to Scotland?”


Amazon launch apprenticeship scheme with jobs at Edinburgh centre  Edinburgh Live

Technology giant Amazon has announced they will create more than 1,000 apprenticeships in the UK over the next two years, with jobs based out of their centre ...


Edinburgh now offering among UK’s top paid tech jobs  Daily Business

Edinburgh is providing some of the best paid jobs in the technology sector, according to a new report showing cities across the UK sharing the skills boom.