November 16, 2015
Social Traders is an organisation that supports the development of sustainable and commercially viable social enterprises. Providing social enterprises with the capability, investment and resources to start up, access markets and grow, it a dynamic organization that prides itself on strong thought leadership, a collaborative and innovative culture, and a strong focus on social responsibility.
We are seeking an experienced Enterprise Development Manager to drive the development of a group of social enterprises involved in the Crunch program. The Crunch is Social Traders acceleration and incubation program for social enterprises. Reporting to the Senior Manager of Enterprise Development, you will provide social enterprises in either start up or growth phase with business skills and networks required for their success. You will also have responsibility for the broader operations and growth of the Crunch program through business mentor engagement and management, workshop management and facilitation, and program design.
You will be a strong coach and business advisor with strengths in facilitation, financial analysis and business strategy, likely gained either in a consulting environment or through directly operating a business or social enterprise. A passion for, and experience in, social enterprise or small business will allow you to deliver innovative but practical strategies that build success in the enterprises. A strong alignment to Social Traders values of teamwork and collaboration, outcomes focus, innovative thinking, professional delivery, autonomy, openness and accountability will help to ensure your success in this role.
If you are excited by the opportunity to work in an enterprising environment with a focus on social responsibility, please click here for the Enterprise Development Manager position description and apply by sending your resume and cover letter to Georgie Silverwood at firstname.lastname@example.org.