Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) have a vision that strive to be a successful and competitive region where increasing numbers of people choose to live, work, study and invest. HIE have four priorities that focuses over the coming years to support Scotland’s economic recovery and deliver sustainable growth across the region. These include supporting businesses and social enterprises to shape and realise their growth aspirations, strengthening communities and fragile areas, developing growth sectors, particularly distinctive regional opportunities and creating the conditions for a competitive and low-carbon region.
HIE invest millions of pounds of grant-in-aid funding each year to deliver the objectives of the Scottish Government’s Economic Strategy.
If you are interested in working for HIE, keep an eye on their job opportunities page. They also post vacancies on their Linkedin, Facebook and Twitter pages, or feel free to visit their webpage Here to find out how HIE are contributing to building a better sustainable future for the highlands.
References: Highlands & Islands Enterprise. (2018). Retrieved from http://www.hie.co.uk/default.html