Enterprise Advisor – Dorset

Location: Bournemouth, Dorset
Contract: Full time, fixed term contract July 2020–June 2022
Salary: £28,000–£32,000 depending on skills and experience

YTKO, one of the UK’s leading providers of enterprise support, are looking for a Senior Business Advisor to join their Bournemouth based team delivering start-up and growth support to individuals and businesses in Dorset as part of a consortium of partner organisations, funded by the European Regional Development Fund. The role would provide start-up support under our Outset brand and growth support under our GetSet for Growth brand.

The role is part of a small team working to help individuals and business owners gain the knowledge, skills and confidence they need to start and grow a business. Responsibilities include planning and delivering a variety of outreach, awareness raising events and other demand generation activities such as networking and partnerships. You will also provide 1:1 coaching, planning and delivering practical training in business start-up and growth as well as marketing, business strategy and finance.

The ideal candidate will preferably have previous experience of running their own business, holding appropriate financial qualifications or managing a significant P&L responsibility or a relevant degree in marketing, business, finance or entrepreneurship. An understanding of SME businesses with the ability to speak confidently about the key areas of business planning, marketing and sales is essential.

Experience of leading European Regional Development funded projects is desirable but not essential. Car and clean driving licence are essential.

Does this describe you? If so, please download the full job description by clicking here and To apply for this position, please download and complete the Application Form, together with the Equal Opportunities form, and send them both to dorsetjobs@ytko.com before the closing date of 5pm Friday 10th July 2020.

We look forward to hearing from you!



Instructions for candidates:

To apply for this position, please download and complete the application form together with the Equal Opportunities form and send them both to dorsetjobs@ytko.com

Please note that CV’s are welcome but are not an acceptable substitute for an application form.

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