London Creative and Digital Fusion SME Champion
The Work Foundation
Salary: £29,000 - £34,000
Closing Date: Friday 31 August 2012
Interview Date: Wednesday 19 September 2012
Join one of London’s newest and exciting programmes – working with leading creative and digital experts to support leading-edge small companies thrive.
The two-year London Creative and Digital Fusion project will begin in July with a high-profile full launch in September. Working across London with creative partners such as Queen Mary University, C4CC at the University of London, RCA, The Work Foundation and ImaginationLancaster (both of Lancaster University), the Council for Industry and Higher Education and London Higher, the project has won over £5m of start-up funding from the GLA to support company growth and job creation.
We are seeking an experienced and skilled Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) ‘Champion’ to support the London Creative and Digital Fusion project’s engagement with digital and creative small and medium enterprises across London. You will be working with a wide range of small firms in one of the fastest moving and exciting areas of creative content and technology. The SME Champion will be critical to the success of the project by developing contacts and relationships with SMEs to encourage and support their engagement with the London Fusion Programme. The role requires excellent business relationship management and networking skills to establish and maintain close links with creative and digital small and medium-sized enterprises across London.
The post will be based at leading employment thinktank The Work Foundation in central London, and will need people who are highly motivated, can be flexible on place and time of work and who enjoy delivering to the highest standards.
This post is subject to funding being confirmed by the European Union through the London European Regional Development Fund Programme 2007 to 2013.
For more details and to apply online click here.