Location: Peripatetic – Hertfordshire region
Posted on: 02/12/2021
Do you have a real passion for supporting with SMEs?
Do you have experience of project managing and driving funded business support contracts?
Can you lead and motivate a team?
If so, this role could be for you!
About the role
This is a great opportunity for an individual with experience of project management in business support, to make an impact within the local SME business support landscape.
The main purpose of the role is to take overall responsibility for the successful delivery of two Community Renewal Funded business support projects, being delivered through a partnership of key business support providers in Hertfordshire; ensuring that all project objectives and outputs are achieved within the agreed timeframes and compliance conditions met, whilst maximising drawdown of available the funding.
Key tasks and responsibilities include:
We are looking for someone who has demonstrable track record and experience of driving the successful delivery of business support projects and contracts, ideally working with public sector funding.
The successful candidate will also need to have the following skills and experience:
This is a full-time, fixed term contract until the 30 June 2022. The role is peripatetic and we currently working remotely due to Covid-19. with occasional days at our offices in Hatfield. We are flexible as to where you are based but this role will require meeting partners face to face across Hertfordshire, as well as via video calls, and visits to our Hatfield offices when required.
We are committed to equality of opportunity for all and value diversity in our workforce. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.
We are one of the UK’s foremost business support organisations with approximately 200 employees across a number of locations. For over 25 years, we have provided business advisory services to more than 500,000 small to medium sized businesses on behalf of Government and Private sector organisations. As a business we recognise that giving a superior service to our clients depends on making the most of our people and we aim to give our teams challenging opportunities, recognition for achievement, job enrichment and the maximum flexibility we can.
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