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.

Our current vacancies

Join us in Big Society Capital’s offices or via live webinar for an informal event designed to give a high level introduction to the range of careers in social investment, and share some of the current vacancies open at BSC and other social impact investment organisations. Introduction to Careers...
Salary: 
Circa £55k per annum
Location: 
London
Responsible To: 
Head of Finance
Big Society Capital is looking for a Senior Finance Manager who will be responsible for managing all aspects of investment accounting, fund and treasury accounting together with lead responsibility for the month end process and production of the management accounts.
Salary: 
Circa £70k FTE per annum
Location: 
London
Responsible To: 
Chief Financial Officer
Big Society Capital is looking for a Head of Finance who will be responsible for leading and managing the Finance team and their deliverables, ensuring tasks are completed in a timely manner and to a high standard. In addition, the position will assist the CFO in preparing and presenting papers for...
Salary: 
£70,000 - £75,000 per annum
Location: 
London
Contract Type: 
Contract
Responsible To: 
Head of Engagement / Chief Executive
Big Society Capital is looking for a Interim Senior Communications Director to lead the development and implementation of a powerful new vision, positioning and communications strategy for the UK’s leading social investment organisation.The individual taking on this role will lead on building an...

Other social investment job opportunities

Triodos
Salary: 
£56,600 to £66,600 (FTE),
Location: 
Bristol
Contract Type: 
Contract
Responsible To: 
Head of Corporate Finance
Triodos Bank is one of Europe’s leading sustainable banks, whose mission is to make money work for positive social, environmental and cultural change. We are seeking a Senior Corporate Finance Manager to join us on full or part-time (minimum 3 days per week) basis for a 10-month FTC.
Tribe Impact Capital
Responsible To: 
Investment Manager
Tribe is an exciting, high growth, award-winning, wealth management firm focussed on values and impact-driven investment management. Tribe are now looking for a Investment Assistant to be an integral part of the team in providing and shaping the way that they do business and interact with our...
Green Park
Location: 
To be determined
Contract Type: 
Contract
Green Park are seeking to appoint a Chair of the Board for the Financial Inclusion organisation to take up post as soon as possible early in 2019. This role is critical to the success of the new organisation. This is a high profile and challenging Chair role, particularly given the scale and...
Transformational Business Network
Location: 
Bristol, United Kingdom
Contract Type: 
Permanent/Full-Time
Responsible To: 
Board of Directors
Transformational Business Network (TBN) is a global movement of impact investors focussed on entrepreneur-led poverty alleviation in emerging and frontier markets. Over the next 5 years, TBN will scale its global operations and TBN is seeking an Investment Director with the skills, values and...
Social Investment Business
Salary: 
£26,000 per annum
Location: 
London
Contract Type: 
Contract
Responsible To: 
Research Manager
Social Investment Business is looking for a Research Manager. This role plays an important part in supporting, the company's research and data team in achieving the delivery of SIB’s new strategy and focus. This role will contribute to SIB's data and analysis to capture social investment market...
Resonance
Salary: 
£25,000 - £30,000 per annum
Location: 
Birmingham
Contract Type: 
Permanent/Full-Time
Responsible To: 
Grace England, Investment Manager
Resonance is looking for an Investment Analyst to work in its Birmingham office, primarily on Resonance West Midlands SITR (Social Investment Tax Relief) Fund. The ultimate objective of this Fund is to dismantle poverty and disadvantage in the West Midlands region, through providing affordable...
Resonance
Salary: 
£23,000 - £24,000 per annum
Location: 
Launceston, Cornwall
Contract Type: 
Permanent/Full-Time
Responsible To: 
Head of Finance
Resonance is looking for a Finance Officer to maintain accurate accounting records and provide consistent and efficient financial information to the wider team. This role will provide support to the Head of Finance to deliver first class financial information to each team, respond to queries and to...
Vegetarian Express
Salary: 
TBD on application
Location: 
Watford
Contract Type: 
Contract
Responsible To: 
Managing Director, David Webster
Vegetarian Express are looking for a Environmental, Social and Governance (“ESG”) Manager who can lead on the delivery of VE’s ESG improvement plan, covering Workers, Environment, Governance and Community, with the aim of achieving B Corp status.
Mustard Seed
Location: 
London
Mustard Seed are now looking to appoint an Investment Principal who will be responsible for managing and executing the investment process. This process will be ranging from origination of new investment opportunities, due diligence, preparation of investment memos for the investment committee and...

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