Business Launchpad helps London youth, aged 16 to 30, to build enterprise skills, overcome barriers and become leaders to set up their own business. Through free business workshops and coaching to young Londoners from the age of 16 to 30, Business Launchpad empowers young people to develop their entrepreneurial thinking and skillset; making sure their idea becomes a reality.
Business Launchpad now seek a credible and engaged senior leader to lead a motivated and collaborative board. This individual will work with CEO to lead the organisation through a period of increased impact and growth.
You will bring experience of serving on or convening high performing boards; experience of strategic leadership at a senior level and a strong impact focus. You will have a background in one of the following areas:
• Asset/Property Management with expertise in commercial property
• Business enterprise experience with an understanding of the youth enterprise space
The successful candidate will be energised to bring fresh thinking and new networks to the work of the organisation. Critically you will be motivated by the vision and mission of Business Launchpad and be committed to living its values.
For more information about the organisation and this important opportunity, and to find out how to apply, please find the appointment brief below.
Business Lanchpad is committed to achieving greater diversity in its board, and welcomes applications regardless of sex, gender, race, age, sexuality, belief or disability.
For an informal discussion about this role, please contact James Wilkinson or Camille Revuelta at Prospectus via email.
Deadlines for applications 15 November
Interviews with Prospectus: w/c 23 November
Final stage interviews with Business Launchpad: w/c 7 December