Business Mentoring Agent – Creative Industries

Remuneration £28,000 per annum
20 Dec 2012
04 Jan 2013
Job Type

 This is an exciting opportunity to join the new Business Wales service, with a focus on accelerating the growth of creative industries enterprises in Wales.

Business Wales delivers support through a dedicated team (funded by Welsh Government and the European Regional Development Fund) and public, private and third sector associates.

The Mentoring Agent will work closely with Welsh Government’s Creative Industries team to identify the needs of businesses in the sector, to match them to sector-specialist business mentors, and to monitor and review the mentoring process.  The Agent will also play a key role in recruiting high-quality mentors and clients to the programme.

In order to fulfil the duties of the role you will need a strong understanding and relevant experience of the creative industries in Wales and internationally.  Commercial experience with an aptitude to develop commercial activity is essential.  Experienced at handling a portfolio of clients you will also demonstrate strong interpersonal and networking skills essential to the role. 

Regular travel around Wales will be necessary therefore a valid UK driving licence and use of your own vehicle is essential. 

If you require more information about this role or are interested in applying for this vacancy please contact or telephone 01443 841842. If you need this information in large print or would prefer any further literature in Welsh please contact us. 

Business in Focus is an equal opportunities employer and service provider.

The closing date: 5.00pm on Friday 4th January 2013

An assessment centre will take place on Friday 18th January 2013