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WE ARE HIRING!

WE ARE HIRING – The AD:VENTURE programme is looking for enthusiastic and knowledgeable Business Advisors to join our team!

A BIT OF BACKGROUND:

AD:VENTURE is an £18 million programme, part funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) The programme is delivered and supported by a wide partnership of organisations, including, local authorities, chambers of commerce, universities, and social enterprises.

SO WHAT DO WE DO?

We support new and young business across the Leeds city region achieve their growth potential. It’s great!

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 Business Advisers to join our team, to work across the Leeds City Region Area, working out of both our offices and those of our partners.

IS IT RIGHT FOR YOU?

We are looking for people who have a background in business, or have experience in delivering business advice and support.

The advisor team is central to the delivery of the AD:VENTURE programme, the main point of contact for new and growing businesses, and as an advisor you would need to have a passion for supporting people and business and seeing them grow.

Delivering support and guidance to pre-start and start-up businesses up to 36 months old, who will have strong growth potential with opportunities for job creation, advisors will be allocated a specific geographic area in order to capitalise on local expertise and knowledge, as well as building up strong local networks which are essential to supporting the business community.

Experience of working with growth start-up businesses would be an advantage along with a strong emphasis on support with business planning and financials, in addition to strategic planning. Advisers will assist the beneficiary businesses in accessing various aspects of the programme including a series of workshops.

In addition to having a sound knowledge of other business support solutions/programmes available both nationally and across the Leeds City Region, the ideal candidate will have strong written and oral communication skills to aid effective communication with clients and stakeholders and be expected to work to a high level to meet the programmes compliance requirements.

HOW DO I FIND OUT MORE AND/OR  APPLY?

The roles are 35 hours per week, and £35K PA.

Click here to download the full Job Description,

Click here to download the Application-Form.

To apply for any of the above positions please email a copy of your CV and a completed application form to our delivery team at

Ready for a new adventure? Think Big and join our team!!

Join us

Do you love seeing businesses succeed? Have you experience in the field of business growth and looking for a new challenge?

3 Vacancies are now open in the AD:VENTURE business support programme, and we are looking for someone just like you.

 

We are recruiting a further 3 Business Advisers to join our team, to work across the Leeds City Region.  Areas to be covered are mainly across North Yorkshire, namely Selby, York and Harrogate in addition to central Leeds, working out of both our offices and those of our partners.

The advisor team 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 have strong written and oral communication skills to aid effective communication with clients and be expected to work to a high level to meet the programmes audit standards.

You will need experience of business support and engagement, ideally in a role where you are working directly with the business providing a range of support.  Experience of working with growth start-up businesses would also be an advantage along with strong emphasis on support with business planning and financials, in addition to strategic planning.

Ad:Venture is a £12 million programme, partly 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.

Contract type: Fixed term appointment till 2019 (Secondment from partner organisations would be welcomed. Please ensure that permission has been requested for secondments from your line manager prior to application)

Find the Job Description here.