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Current Vacancies

SIS Ventures Investment Manager

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£45k (FTE) | Hybrid working from home, Edinburgh head office and/ or other community venues.

SIS Ventures (‘SIS V’), founded in 2018, as a wholly owned subsidiary of the SIS Group and holds FCA permissions. SIS Ventures makes an important and valued contribution to the SIS mission, vision and strategic objectives under a defined strategic action plan and is building its reputation as the lead impact investor in the young company finance market in Scotland, with the continued support of the SIS Group and the credibility that this brings.

The Investment Manager role within SIS Ventures presents an exciting opportunity to play an important part in the growth and development of the whole SIS Group. Supported by the Head of SIS Ventures and the SIS Ventures team, as well as the rest of the SIS Group, the Investment Manager will provide transaction level support making investments to impact led enterprises as well as supporting the existing portfolio.

The Investment Manager will, as part of the SIS ventures team:

  • Managing a portfolio of existing and new investments including attendance at investee Board meetings.
  • Supporting the SIS Ventures team, SIS leadership team and SIS V board with further fundraising activity for SIS Ventures.
  • Making follow on and new investments including carrying out social, financial, management, technical and legal due diligence; presenting at Investment Committee; and managing the legal documentation process for these investments.
  • Supporting SIS Ventures market building activity, alongside SIS colleagues, to provide impact expertise to the entrepreneurial ecosystem, primarily in Scotland, and also to support pipeline development for SIS Ventures.

Full details of the role can be found here.

At SIS we use an online recruitment process via our partners at Be Applied.

Please see the following link to apply- Investment Manager, SIS Ventures – Social Investment Scotland

Closing date for applications is 9am on Thursday 20 October.

Part-Time Communications Assistant (10 month contract)

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Circa £21K (pro rata) | Hybrid working from home, Edinburgh head office and/ or other community venues.

Social Investment Scotland (SIS) are a social investment finance  intermediary (SIFI) operating across Scotland and beyond. Our mission is ‘to connect capital with communities, to make a real, measurable and sustainable impact upon peoples’ lives.’ Our team is flexible and open-minded and really gets to know the social enterprises and charities that we engage with, so that we can support their work with creative and effective finance and support solutions.

As SIS’s Communications Manager takes maternity leave, other members of the Communications team are taking on additional responsibility to cover her role. This Communications Assistant role will deliver key tasks and complete maternity cover arrangements. We are seeking a proactive and talented Communications Assistant,
passionate about social aims, to join our team and support in achieving SIS’s ambitious goals. The Communications Assistant is responsible for:

  • Social Media planning and execution across all SIS channels.
  • Producing simple graphics appropriate for social media, events and survey software (for example Canva, Eventbrite, Typeform).
  • Updating SIS websites ensuring all content is relevant, up to date and supports the SIS mission.
  • Proactively monitoring SIS’s presence on partners’ websites ensuring content is relevant and up to date.
  • Assisting in the design and delivery of the SIS monthly newsletter (Mailchimp) and other publications.
  • Assist in offline promotion of SIS activities as required.
  • Assist in collation, writing and proof-reading of case studies, blogs and other reports, and other ad-hoc requests that support the SIS team.

Full details of the role can be found here.

At SIS we use an online recruitment process via our partners at Be Applied.

Please see the following link to apply- Communications Assistant – Social Investment Scotland

Closing date for applications is 8pm on Sunday 23 October.