Careers | Big Society Capital
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’:
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.
We listen, learn, experiment and collaborate. And we are adaptive and flexible in responding to what we learn.
We take a rigorous approach in all we do. We expect the highest standards and continually strive for excellence.
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

The Big Society Trust was formed to be the majority shareholder of Big SoLink to contentciety Capital, monitor its work and strategy, and ensuring that it remains true to its social mission. It also performs a similar oversight role for Access – The Foundation for Social Investment. Established in...
Remuneration offered
Charities and social enterprises are improving the lives of people across the UK, but often lack access to the finance they need to grow and achieve increased social impact. To address this, Big Society Capital plays a leading role in building awareness and understanding of social investment and by...

Other social investment job opportunities

Access - The Foundation for Social Investment
Access is recruiting for a trustee to join the Board in early 2018. The new trustee will join other trustees in contributing to the overall strategy and supporting Access’s executive. However we are particularly looking for someone who has extensive experience of senior leadership roles in...
Social and Sustainable Capital
£50 - £65k Per Annum
Euston. London
SASC are looking for an outstanding individual who can combine first class credit analysis, investment execution and portfolio management skills with a genuine passion for the social sector. This new role will have primary responsibility for management of the portfolio (up to 50% of role),...
Government Inclusive Economy Unit - DCMS
£32K - £37K Per Annum
Westminster, London
Contract Type: 
The Government Inclusive Economy Unit are recruiting two policy advisers to join the Digital, Culture, Media and Sports department. As a policy adviser, you will work in one or more of the Unit’s programmes, depending on your particular skills and the area of highest priority within the team. You...

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

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

Building a career in social investment

Blog | 28 September 2017

Social investment is all about people.

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