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Non Executive Director

About the role

CJ Lang is a 4th generation family-owned Scottish business and, with a turnover of £200 million and directly employing c.2000 people, it is one of Scotland’s largest independent companies. Headquartered in Dundee, it both supplies and operates 108 of its own retail convenience stores under the SPAR brand, as well as supplying a further 230 independently owned stores, also operating under the SPAR Scotland franchise. It therefore enjoys the position of the leading independent Food Wholesaler & Retailer in the country.

Under a new leadership team, it has recently developed a new five-year customer-focused business strategy to deliver its ambitious plans. To support this the Board now seeks to appoint a second (alongside the Chair) Independent Non Executive Director.

CJ Lang is very well positioned in convenience retailing – a strongly growing part of the grocery market and we feel that this represents an exciting and compelling opportunity to join the business at a key point in its development.

For further details please download the full role specification: CJ Lang – Non Executive Director.

To express interest or have a further conversation please contact Willie Finlayson at