Opportunities Looking to hire? Events Courses Escape Stories Escape School Blog About us Join Login

Social Business Trust

Social Business Trust

Social Business Trust

We are a partnership of world-class businesses which share one common goal; to use our capital and expertise to accelerate the growth of exceptional social enterprises, generating social impact and...


London, United Kingdom

13 Sep 2012

Opportunity has expired

Compensation details:
Competitive with sector

Portfolio Manager

Lead the UK's fastest growing social impact fund

London, United Kingdom

Applicants are required to hold the relevant Visas/Work Permits

Compensation details:
Competitive with sector

Escape Factors:
Social Impact
Recommend to a friend:
To view this opportunity please sign back in or join
(it takes 10 seconds and might change your life!)

New to Escape?

Sign up for free

  • Get matched with exciting employers
  • Map your future career aspirations
  • Connect with like-minded people


Already a member?

Keep me logged in

We are looking for an experienced candidate, who can lead our investment team, build a pipeline of potential investments, oversee due diligence on these companies, present investment opportunities to our Investment Committee and provide on-going support to the CEOs and management teams of the UK’s most ambitious social enterprises.

Key responsibilities: 

  • Identify social enterprises that may be suitable for investment through networking events, press and other research
  • Work with and lead a team of investment managers to build SBT’s investment pipeline
  • Carry out and oversee due diligence on applications from social enterprises for funding and support from SBT
  •  Interact with the CEOs of potential investees; present investment cases to SBT’s Investment Committee; and deal effectively with robust challenges from Committee members
  • Provide on-going support to existing portfolio companies to support their growth
  •  Act as a senior member of SBT’s leadership team, supporting the Chief Executive and other team members as appropriate

Candidate Profile:

  • At least 7 years business experience in industry, commerce or professional services, with some management experience
  • Comfortable working with business leaders, management teams and CEOs
  •  Numerate and financially literate. Experience of reviewing business plans and assessing operational strategies at an organisation/company level
  • Due diligence experience an advantage
  •  A keen interest in and some experience of social enterprises or the “Third Sector”
This opportunity has expired
Report Bug / Give Feedback
Bug / Feedback