We are recruiting for the below positions, click on the link for full job specification.
Contract type: Fixed term appointment to end of June 2022.
(Secondment from partner organisations would be welcomed. Please ensure that permission has been requested for secondments from your line manager prior to application)
Hours: 35 hours/week
Team: Ad:venture Core delivery team
Ad:Venture is a programme, part funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), which will support new and young business across the Leeds city region achieve their growth potential. The programme is delivered and supported by a wide partnership of organisations, including, local authorities, chambers of commerce, universities, and social enterprises. The programme offers a range of support including, grants, one to one advice and workshops, along with specialist support from our partners.
We are recruiting a further Business Adviser to join our team, to work across the North Yorkshire area, namely the York district, working out of both our offices and those of our partners.
The successful applicant will work as part of a team of advisers across the Leeds City Region which is central to the delivery of support and guidance to pre start and start-up businesses up to 36 months old with growth potential and opportunities to create jobs.
The post holder will be commercially minded, with strong communication skills with the ability to identify and work with intermediaries and clients alike to deliver the outputs associated with the programme.
You will need experience of business support and engagement, ideally in a role where you are working directly with businesses providing a range of support. Experience of working with growth start-up businesses would also be an advantage, along with a strong emphasis on support with business planning and financials, in addition to supporting clients with their challenges and identifying solutions.
If you have the drive and ambition to make a difference to our districts high growth start-up companies, then we would like to hear from you.
To apply for any of the above positions please email a copy of your CV and a completed application form to firstname.lastname@example.org