Project Engagement Officer
Office: Energy Zone, Newfield Drive, Blackburn, BB2 3UA
Plus travel across Lancashire
12 months Fixed Term Contract (with possible extension)
5 days per week 37.5 hours per/week
To recruit eligible businesses for new and existing projects including Boost Business Lancashire Growth Mentoring project, by building successful relationships and effective networking. To ensure project recruitment KPIs are met.
Attend various events, make presentations and network effectively.
To develop relevant interest and engagement from potential clients, partners (if applicable) and the wider business support arena.
Arrange and attend client sign-up meetings across Lancashire, ensuring that CBP is portrayed in a professional manner at all times.
Assess clients’ needs and requirements, accurately complete funder documentation, make relevant referrals and allocate to a suitable business mentor.
Ensure effective diary and time management and meeting locations are planned in appropriately to minimise carbon footprint.
Manage relationships with both clients and mentors.
Prepare for weekly engagement reviews with the Operations Manager.
Ensure that all documentation relating to a project is accurate, complete, current and stored appropriately and to be available in formats as requested
Effective use of word and excel to support the administration requirement within the role.
Effective use of social media to generate leads and raise awareness of CBP and Boost Business Lancashire
Support other projects in the Business Team such as assisting with the planning and organisation of the various Lancashire Forums held throughout the year
Any other duties deemed suitable for the level of the position within the organisation.