NOW CLOSED – The North East Fund is seeking a Chief Executive

NOW CLOSED – The North East Fund is seeking a Chief Executive

The North East Fund Ltd is seeking a Chief Executive to oversee a £120 million investment programme available to SMEs across Durham, Northumberland and Tyne and Wear to provide impactful support to SME’s, facilitating sustainable economic growth across the region.

The Fund encompasses five funds – each with a different investment focus to suit the needs of SMEs depending on the sector in which they operate and where they sit on the growth curve. The post holder will be accountable to the Board and to external stakeholders for the successful delivery of the investment programme.
The Chief Executive will be energetic and results focused with a demonstrable track record in this field. The post is located in Newcastle upon Tyne and will work across the North East region.

Applicants should send a CV and covering letter by email to Helen Golightly, Chair of the TNEFL Board – who will acknowledge receipt.

Closing date for receipt of CVs is Friday 11 January 2019

Interviews are expected to be held on 29 January 2019

Salary circa £125K plus package

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