UnLtd

Social Entrepreneur Support Manager - South

Join UnLtd, a charitable organisation that promote social entrepreneurship and support social entrepreneurs across the Uk make impact and change.

Who we are:

UnLtd is the leading provider of support to social entrepreneurs in the UK and offers the largest such network in the world. Our mission is to find social entrepreneurs with bold solutions to today’s challenges. Through funding and support, we help them to realise their potential and creating lasting change. 

UnLtd values diversity and is committed to inclusion and understanding intersectionality. These are more than just buzz words for us; they are principles guiding how we build our teams, support leaders and empower social entrepreneurs. We want to create an organisation that’s the right fit for everyone we work with. 

To support an inclusive environment where employees feel empowered to share their lived experiences and ideas, we have embedded an equity and inclusion group within UnLtd, giving us a wide range of different perspectives in our work to help us see what is most needed in society. We are particularly keen to hear from those who identify as Black, Asian or minority ethnic, LGBTQIA, people who are disabled, those with learning differences, those with caring responsibilities, from a less advantaged socioeconomic background as well as any other under-represented group in our workforce.

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About the role

We are embarking on what is an exciting time for UnLtd and want to better support our Social Entrepreneurs across the UK to create impact and change. This crucial role will lead on finding, funding and supporting social entrepreneurs to offer them the best chance of success from start up through to scale.

You will be working with a diverse range of Social Entrepreneurs, both in terms of their lived experience, and at the various stages of their ventures; the support you provide will help increase capability and expertise.

You will support your cohort by increasing development through internal knowledge, awareness and increasing visibility and reputation across the geography or impact stream cluster you work in, and through the development of networks and connections that will enable UnLtd to deliver on its strategic goals. 

With good networks within the Social Enterprise sector in and around the Greater London area, and across the South, you will be have demonstrable knowledge and the expertise required to enable you to focus on delivering the best possible support to your cohort, taking responsibility and delivery of a package of support that provides the social entrepreneur with cash, personal and business support, access to networks, and ultimately the best chance of developing a high impact venture.

Location:Due to Covid-19, this is initially an agile role so you can be based anywhere in the UK. However due to the volume of applications we receive we need someone who is based in or near London and has knowledge of working with entrepreneurs in Greater London. As we start to re-open our offices for staff, you are welcome to use one of the UnLtd office hubs in London, or Birmingham. We are open to discuss flexible working, including working from home.

Interested? Here’s how to apply

At UnLtd we believe in supporting the development and training of our teams, both in the Social Entrepreneur space and through internal opportunities, we have a great retention rate and an inclusive collaborative space for people to grow and progress. We particularly welcome applications from people with disabilities, Black, Asian, or Minority Ethnic backgrounds, LGBTQIA and from different socio-economic and educational backgrounds.

To apply visit: https://recruitment.unltd.org.uk/ 

*PREVIOUS CANDIDATES NEED NOT APPLY*

  • Application Closing Date: 1st December
  • First round of interviews: 8th December
  • Final interviews: 16th December

UnLtd is committed to offering employment opportunities for people with criminal convictions. As a result, we will only ask you about any criminal convictions at initial offer stage. Your information will be treated fairly and confidentially and will not automatically exclude you from the role that you have applied for.

Find out more about our generous range of employment benefits by clicking on the link below:

https://www.unltd.org.uk/about-us/careers