Job Description

Grade EI04 (Hourly rate £11.03)

Edinburgh Innovations (EI)

Part Time: 14 hours per week

Fixed Term: 6 months, 1st Nov – 30 April

We are looking for someone with great communication and organisation skills who enjoys creating events that will inspire the student entrepreneurial community at the University of Edinburgh. You will be based at our Student Enterprise Hub at Appleton Tower and will be tasked with creating an inspiring events programme that will attract students to engage in enterprise activities run by EI Student Enterprise.

The Opportunity:

You will assist in planning, developing, delivering, and raising visibility of the Student Enterprise skill-building programmes, competitions, and other services available to the University of Edinburgh student & alumni community. As Hub host you will help generate new leads, develop & maintain internal & external relationships, help operate physical student enterprise hubs, specifically building an exciting evening programme of events and speakers.

Your skills and attributes for success:

  • Friendly, approachable, agile, and happy to help
  • Team player
  • Able to maintain & build strong relationships both internally & externally
  • Strong skills in developing and delivering fun and inspiring events programmes
  • Able to quickly complete administrative tasks with an eye to improve on processes
  • Able to be well prepared for and contribute mindfully to meetings, while reporting regularly on incremental progress and iterative project completion.
  • As a valued member of our team you can expect:

    An exciting, positive, creative, challenging and rewarding place to work. We give you support, nurture your talent and reward success. You will benefit from a competitive reward package and a wide range of staff benefits, which includes a generous holiday entitlement and pension scheme.

    Interviews will be held in late October.

    If invited to interview you will be required to evidence your right to work in the UK. Further information is available on our

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