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The University of Warwick Science Park currently is currently recruiting.

  • Business Growth Adviser
  • Receptionist

Business Growth Adviser
University of Warwick Science Park Ltd

c. £38,000k

Full-time fixed term until 31st December 2018 (part-time working hours will be considered)

The University of Warwick Science Park Ltd is one of Europe’s leading Science Parks involved in the start-up and development of tech based and knowledge intensive businesses. The Science Park is now undertaking the delivery of the Business Ready Programme, an innovative business readiness support package directed at early stage and growth SME’s with the characteristics and ambition for growth in the CW LEP region.

The programme is designed to assist those with the potential for growth to meet their potential by overcoming the barriers to achieve scalability and sustainable growth.

This role will be a key delivery role to clients in Coventry and Warwickshire.

The role will be responsible for client delivery of the programme which integrates with all the main business support areas currently provided by the Science Park.

Applicants should be able to demonstrate proven skills in SME business growth advice and support, an in depth understanding of early stage and small businesses and their unique challenges, combined with a specialist knowledge of Access to Finance. Experience of operating within an ERDF or equivalent funding environment would be very desirable.

The current programme is due to end in December 2018. We hope to extend the contract until 2021 but this is reliant on successful funding bids.

The role offers a competitive salary along with many benefits including membership of the Heritage Pension Scheme and generous holidays.

Interested? Then contact Sian Edwards for further details, and refer to the attached person specification and role description. Please send your CV and a covering letter explaining how you meet the Role requirements to Sian at – The Venture Centre, Sir William Lyons Road, Coventry, CV4 7EZ or email to sian.edwards@uwsp.co.uk.

Closing date: 19th March

Interview date: 26th March


Receptionist
University of Warwick Science Park LTD

Business Innovation Centre
Harry Weston Road, Binley Business Park, Coventry, CV3 2TX

Full-time

Salary FA2 £16,983 – £18,263 per annum

The University of Warwick Science Park is the West Midlands leader for the combined provision of quality office space and business support programmes for technology based and innovation led business. As a result of its success the Science Park has established a series of satellite Innovation Centres across Coventry, Warwickshire and Solihull.

We are looking for an experienced receptionist to assist our Centre Manager/Administrator as a receptionist in the day-to-day running of a busy reception.

The Centre accommodates small and medium sized technology companies to whom we provide office space, together with business services such photocopying, franking mail, conference room hire, telephone answering service and greeting their customers.

Familiarity of Microsoft Office packages is essential and ongoing training will be provided together with training on the switchboard.

Independent means of travel between sites is essential.

The applicant should be of smart appearance, have a pleasant manner and confident in dealing with members of the public.

Normal working week 8.30am to 5pm Monday to Thursday, 8.30am to 4.00 pm Friday.

The role offers a competitive salary along with many benefits including membership of the Heritage Pension Scheme and generous holidays.

Interested?
For further information please contact Sian Edwards and refer to the attached person specification and role description. If you wish to apply send your CV and a covering letter explaining how you meet the role requirements to Sian at – The Venture Centre, Sir William Lyons Road, Coventry, CV4 7EZ or email to sian.edwards@uwsp.co.uk.

Closing date: 2nd March 2018
Interview date: 16th March 2018

 


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