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Business Support Manager

  • Part time
  • £23,000 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 14th April 2021

  • Advertised from 31st March 2021
  • 17.5 hours per week
  • 31 days annual leave plus six public holidays (pro rata)


Edinburgh Social Enterprise Network (ESE) is recruiting for a Business Support Manager who is passionate about working with ethical businesses that make a difference. The post holder is responsible for the smooth operation of the organisation in all areas of business administration and financial management, including reporting to key stakeholders and adherence to relevant legislation.

Edinburgh Social Enterprise Network is a membership organisation that exists to create the conditions for social enterprises to thrive in Edinburgh by providing a range of services including; peer-to-peer support and networking; the promotion of social enterprises and their products and services; representation of the social enterprise sector; provision of information and learning events.

The small staff team works closely with the board of directors, all of whom have senior positions in Social Enterprises in the city. ESE is a partner in Edinburgh’s Third Sector Interface (TSI) and leads on design and delivery of Edinburgh’s Social Enterprise Strategy. The organisation receives core funding from Scottish Government and City of Edinburgh Council and generates income through a range of events and activities.

Application notes

For an informal chat about this role please contact Claire Pattullo, CEO, on

For further information about Edinburgh Social Enterprise please visit our website

Completed applications should be emailed to Claire Pattullo, CEO by noon on 14 April 2021.

Interviews will take place on Friday 23 April 2021.

Please note we do not accept C.V.s

Registered charity number: SCO44030

FCA number: 2726RS