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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 sustainable, positive change.


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
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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”
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