USE-IT! Social Enterprise Adviser

Hours: Full time, fixed term contract to 18th October 2019

Salary: £28,000 + 9% employers’ pension contribution

Location: West Birmingham and Smethwick

Working as part of a small team, the USE-IT! Social Enterprise Adviser will provide specialist advice, information and support to help groups of people to trade successfully as co-operatives, or, as community owned businesses.

Co-operative Futures is a specialist business consultancy for co-operative and community owned enterprises.  Co-operative Futures offers bespoke consultancy to emerging, new start and existing organisations.

The USE-IT Programme takes a place-based approach to supporting residents to trade their way out of poverty and social exclusion by supporting the creation of a community of social entrepreneurs. It is being funded by the European Regional Development Fund and is led by Birmingham City Council.

For more information see: USE-IT Social Enterprise Adviser Job Description Person Specification

If you are interested then please email an up to date CV and a covering letter to info@futures.coop by 5pm on Monday 15th of January. In the covering letter, please demonstrate how you meet the requirements of this post and explain why you would like to work with Co-operative Futures on the USE-IT programme.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday the 24th of January.