Superfast Business Cornwall is a service fully-funded by the European Regional Development Fund to help businesses in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly understand, adopt and exploit digital technology for growth. The 12 hour programme of support starts with a technology for growth workshop and is followed by 1-2-1 support delivered by a Digital Business Adviser, to help Directors and Owners of businesses develop a Digital Action Plan. Additional support is via masterclasses and expertise from ICT specialists from the private sector. Grant funding may be available for business with new digital projects. We are recruiting for 2 roles to continue the delivery of this successful support programme.
Digital Business Adviser – Fixed Term Contract – Approx. 7 months (Maternity Cover)
Remuneration: £28,000 – £30,000 per annum + Pension
Location: Plymouth or Pool Innovation Centre (Redruth) with extensive travel in Cornwall
This role is largely working face to face with both new and established businesses to help them understand and exploit digital technology in their business. Identifying opportunities to implement technology to fit with their business priorities. The successful candidate will have a good understanding of digital technology as a business tool, relevant business and IT adviser experience with an understanding of the challenges and opportunities for SMEs in the region.
Working as part of an advisory team of 6 including one Online Business Adviser. For more information or to apply for this job role please visit: www.serco.com/careers select UK and use requisition number 48904.
Marketing and Business Engagement Officer – Fixed term contract up to end March 2019 – with possibility of an extension of 1 year.
Remuneration: £25,500 – pro-rata 30 hour week (£20,750) + Pension
Location: Plymouth with some travel in Cornwall
This is a newly created post to support customer engagement across Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. Working closely with the Programme Manager and Marketing Communications and Events Officer to deliver interesting and current information reflecting changes in technology and business needs to engage business with the service and engagement to deliver leads on profile and of sufficient quality to meet the output targets of the programme. The successful candidate will have experience of developing digital content, website optimisation and social media engagement. This includes writing case studies / good news stories for press and website.
For more information or to apply for this job role please visit: www.serco.com/careers select UK and use requisition number 50166.