Work for us

To develop and grow the team we're always looking for new people to join us in inspiring the next generation of young people.

Young Enterprise is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).


Available Vacancy:


Area Manager

Full time (37.5 hours per week)

North East and Yorkshire & Humber

Grade 6 – salary in the region of £32K

Work from home with travel required

Young Enterprise is seeking a highly motivated, proactive Area Manager to join Young Enterprise in the North East and Yorkshire & Humber (one post) on a permanent, full-time basis.

Reporting to the Operations Director, the Area Manager will manage and develop School relationships in the geographical area. This will include management of staff and volunteers, working closely with Local Volunteer Boards, developing opportunities for other sources of income through fundraising, developing and implementing an annual business plan, and delivering required KPI targets.

The ideal candidate will be a flexible self-starter with 5 years people management experience, experience of developing and implementing new systems and processes, and excellent presentation and public speaking skills, coupled with a good knowledge of current education initiatives and extensive experience of working in a sales and service delivery environment.

The successful applicant must live in the geographical area. Applicants from outside of the area will not be considered.

Please email your CV and appropriate covering letter to no later than close of business on 4 August 2017.

Interviews will be held in area on 16 August 2017