Careers | Big Society Capital
Careers
Social Investment is all about the people

Changing people's lives through investment.

Our values
We believe that successful organisations are purpose driven, performance orientated and principles led. The following five organisational values have become our ‘guiding beacon’:
Purposeful
We are passionate and energetic in our work to bring about our long-term vision of a thriving social investment market that enables positive social impact.
Pioneering Spirit
We give our team the autonomy and flexibility to be entrepreneurial and creative. We have the courage to push boundaries and a restless drive for change.
Openness
We listen, learn, experiment and collaborate. And we are adaptive and flexible in responding to what we learn.
Rigorous
We take a rigorous approach in all we do. We expect the highest standards and continually strive for excellence.
Respectful
We are genuine in both our approach and aspiration. We value each member of our team and our partners for what they bring.

The benefits of working at Big Society Capital include:

• The opportunity to sit on corporate and advisory boards of investees and partner organisations.

• Formal training and learning opportunities.

• Salary and benefits package that is very competitive within the UK social and public sector, including a contributory pension plan, health insurance and childcare vouchers.

 

Bi-annual ‘Introduction to a career in social investment’ 

Join us for our bi-annual event; Introduction to Social Investment careers

Next event is being held on 25th September 2017 in London.  Further details and to register your place, Eventbrite here!

Our current vacancies

Salary: 
£30k - £35k per annum
Location: 
London
Contract Type: 
Permanent/Full-Time
Responsible To: 
Communications Director
Purpose of the Role The Digital Officer will be based in the communications team, but will work collaboratively across the organisation to help us build high quality digital engagement across a range of channels. Key Responsibilities This will be a varied role, delivering across a range of digital...
Salary: 
£50,000 - 70,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Location: 
London
Contract Type: 
Permanent/Full-Time
Responsible To: 
Chief Investment Officer
Key purpose of the role The Investor Relations Director will principally lead on identifying, building and developing relationships with a view to raising external capital from institutional investors. This may be from Defined Contribution (DC) Pension Scheme Investment Platforms or Corporate...

Other social investment job opportunities

Snowball
Location: 
London
Contract Type: 
Permanent/Full-Time
Responsible To: 
Snowball Management Team
Snowball’s mission is to build mass participation in Impact Investing and to establish it as a mainstream investment option, mobilising capital into organisations tackling social and environmental issues
Year Here
Salary: 
£23,000
Contract Type: 
Contract
Year Here is a platform for young professionals who want to build smart responses to social problems. Over one year our Fellows learn from, and design with, people at the frontline of inequality – in care homes, homeless hostels and youth services across London – and go on to found some of the most...
SASC
Salary: 
£55,000 - £65,000 FTE. This is a part time role (16 hours per week, flexible working hours)
Location: 
London
Responsible To: 
Managing Director
SASC is a specialist fund manager providing finance to inspiring social sector organisations. We are looking for an experienced Chief Operating Officer to oversee our organisation’s ongoing operations and procedures.

Investment Team vacancies

Our Investment Team generally run a hiring round at least once a year, with the next expected in the first half of 2018. These will be posted on this page in due course.

We welcome CVs from candidates interested in the position of Investment Director on a rolling basis throughout the year. If you think this is you, please send your expression of interest in the form of a CV and a cover letter to jobs@bigsocietycapital.com

For reference, the most recent jobs available at both Associate and Director level can be found here: Investment Associate Investment Director

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