About Tech North
Tech North (part of Tech City UK) is a government-backed initiative aimed at accelerating the growth of the digital business sector in the North of England. Since launching in 2015, the team has already launched Northern Stars, Founders Network, the Digital Powerhouse Report and Career Hacker. We do this by focusing on five areas:
The culture is one of a start up with a lean mentality. We aim to be agile, transformative and authentic in our day-to-day operations.
Tech North is committed to addressing the opportunities and challenges that are posed by the growth of the technology sector in the North of England. Our programmes, such as Northern Stars and Founders’ Network, achieve this through the delivery of different programme scales, formats, target audiences, and partners. The objective is always to provide the relevant value-adding outcome for the programme participants, whilst the by-product of this activity should raise the profile of the North as a place with a high-quality, successful and attractive technology sector.
As part of the Programme team at Tech North, you will be passionate about working with the technology sector and keen to assist with programmes that will expose you to the various opportunities and challenges that our programmes address (such as entrepreneurship, talent, and finance etc.). Reporting to the Head of Programmes and working alongside the Programme Leads, you will help to ensure the successful execution and delivery across multiple initiatives, pro-actively taking on critical tasks whilst managing an extensive range of important relationships with programme participants, organisations and suppliers.
This role fulfils a vital administrative support function for the Head of Programmes and Programme Leads, however opportunity for advancement is possible depending on performance and availability of posts.
Location – The North East of England
If you are interested, please send a covering letter, your CV and a short email to firstname.lastname@example.org for more details. No agencies please.
Tech City UK is an equal opportunities employer. Job applicants may be asked to provide evidence of their ability to work and live in the country where the role exists.