Programme Manager - New Co-operative ventures

Location
Manchester
Salary
£29260 - £34425 per annum
Posted
12 Apr 2019
Closes
10 May 2019
Ref
00094388
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This company is seeking an entrepreneurial doer to lead on the formation of innovative funding models and targeted support interventions for emerging co-operative ventures, focusing primarily on the technology sector.

This one-year, fixed-term role focuses on advancing their efforts to grow the co-operative economy, centered on emerging innovations associated with technology - specifically platform co operatives, worker-tech and wider decentralised operating models.

They are looking for someone who has strong links into the UK tech sector and the associated funding and business models which characterise the start-up space. Alongside this experience, the ideal candidate will also be enthused by the emerging opportunities for co-operatives in this space, to drive the growth of more equitable and responsible technology ventures.

They are a flexible and inclusive employer, offering a great benefits package including: 33 days annual leave (including public holidays), plus a generous contributory pension scheme, and critical illness cover.

Their office is based in Manchester City Centre. However the role is flexible with frequent travel to Manchester and London.

Interviews will be held around the 8th of May.