Enterprise Community Coordinator


London College of Fashion
London College of Fashion - John Prince's St
Full time
College Office
Fixed Term
3 years

14 September 2018 23:55

5 October 2018
£33,653 pa

An exciting opportunity has arisen at London College of Fashion (LCF) to support the development of our external enterprise community, for the benefit of our fashion business and fashion innovation support projects. We are looking for an Enterprise Community Coordinator to join our team in London.

At LCF, we support the growth of fashion businesses through business and innovation support. This new role will have a particular focus on the European Commission funded project ‘Developing a Fashion Innovation Network for Europe (DeFINE)’, and will manage our external community of UK-based and international fashion and fashion-tech businesses and business support organisations.

 As Enterprise Community Coordinator, your remit will include:

  • Working with project partners across Europe to actively engage fashion and technology businesses and support organisations to become members of our network, as well as acting as the central point of contact for network members;
  • Generating engaging and informative content and delivering through the DeFINE project’s online platform and social media channels;
  • Coordinating DeFINE project events, including workshops and project showcasing event;
  • Working with colleagues at LCF to seek opportunities to link the community into projects and activities across the wider college.

London College of Fashion is extremely proud to be a global leader in fashion education, research and consultancy. Much of its success is down to its dedicated employees, and you will play an important role in shaping future creative professionals, and impact on the future of so many creative industries.

Join us as we embark on an exciting journey over the next four years and beyond. By 2022 London College of Fashion will move to the Stratford Waterfront, as part of a new cultural hub in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

You will offer extensive experience of building and managing communities. A skilled communicator who is able to develop engaging content and coordinate online and offline communications.

Demonstrable experience of planning and preparation of small to medium scale events is also required. A proven ability to work well within a team, and lead on aspects of project delivery is vital. An understanding of small-medium fashion and fashion-technology businesses is preferable.

In return, University of the Arts London offers generous leave, an attractive pension scheme and a commitment to your continuing personal development and training in an environment that encourages excellence, creativity and diversity. Relocation assistance is available.

If you have any queries about this role, you may contact the LCF Staffing Team at vacancies@fashion.arts.ac.uk

At UAL, everyone's identity matters. We are committed to creating a supportive and inclusive environment for all our diverse students, staff, and the creative and cultural sector partners with whom we engage. We aim to take every opportunity to progress equality and diversity, and celebrate the enrichment this brings to our community.

Candidates are advised to submit applications early to avoid disappointment as we reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the advertised closing date.

This opportunity is closed to applications.