Business Adviser, Aberdeen City & Shire (Full Time)

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Business Adviser – Aberdeen City & Shire. Full Time (35 hours per week). 

This is an opportunity to join one of Scotland’s largest providers of advisory services to start–up and growing businesses. Elevator is a not-for-profit organisation delivering economic development activities including Business Gateway across both Aberdeen city/shire and Tayside regions.  This vacancy covers Aberdeen city/ shire and is based in our Bridge of Don office.

Why work for Elevator?

The role will involve providing advice to businesses and managing a portfolio of pre start-up and newly started businesses, assisting them to progress their business plans. This could involve areas such as business strategy, finance, business planning and market development or signposting to other relevant organisations. The successful candidate will be provided with training and will be expected over time to attain the position of a qualified Business Adviser.  Previous experience of working within these and other associated business areas is desirable. Candidates should enjoy working within a team environment and to clear targets. Key areas of responsibility will include:

• Managing a portfolio of pre-start and newly started businesses;

• Advising clients of additional areas of relevant support;

• Developing and maintaining relationships with local intermediaries;

• Attending networking events;

• Proactively developing new business avenues.  

A degree or professional qualification within a business related field and/or previous experience of running a business would be advantageous. 

A valid driving licence is essential for this post. 

The closing date for this vacancy is Friday 11th August at 5 pm.


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Elevator UK Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer.