Investment Officer

Contract Type: Permanent
Role Type: Full-time
Location: Hybrid (Manchester)
Number of Hours: 35
Salary Details: Starting £30,617

Would you like to use your financial and relationship building skills to change people’s lives?

GMCVO are recruiting for an Investment Officer to work across our range of investment funds that have been designed to support organisations and businesses trading for social good to grow their activities and impact.

The role will support the delivery of our range of investment funds, working with social enterprises, community businesses and trading charities across Greater Manchester to take on social investment and would be ideal for someone who is passionate about social investment, social enterprise and social impact and would like to move into the social investment sector. You do not need previous experience of social investment as we will provide full training.

Find out more about our funds here:

If you would like to be part of a team dedicated to supporting social businesses to access investment and grow their impact then we’d love to hear from you.

GMCVO works to drive economic and social inclusion in Greater Manchester. We do this through:
•    Generating and sharing research and insight to shape decision making and service design 
•    Distributing grants and investments to support organisations to increase their impact

Some of the benefits of working for GMCVO:
Flexible working - we offer a way of working that meets the needs of both GMCVO and our staff (a third of our staff work reduced hours and 72% work part of the week from home) 
25 days’ holiday - rising to 28 days, plus Bank Holidays
Pension scheme - with 7% employer contribution
Paid sick leave, dependent leave and compassionate leave - to help deal with life’s unforeseen circumstances 
Health plan - which pays a contribution towards the cost of visiting the dentist, opticians, physiotherapy and more
Development opportunities - we support and encourage our staff to progress their careers (including formal training)
A supportive working culture - we respect and support one another to do the best we can
Free, secure parking & cycle storage - when you are working from our offices

This is a rolling recruitment; applicants will be interviewed as soon as they apply so we encourage early application. The role will be taken down once we have recruited.

To apply please send your CV via our job application form.

For an informal conversation about this post contact Cathryn Chrimes on 0161 277 1025 or email

For more information about GMCVO, please visit our website

GMCVO is committed to fairness in our recruitment processes. This includes ensuring all candidates are assessed against the same questions and we do not discriminate against candidates with gaps in their employment record. There is full access to the St Thomas Centre. We are Open to All and Real Living Wage Employers.

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Closing Date: Thu, 29 Feb 2024

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