Sales Consultants

19000.00 - 23000.00 GBP Annual + Plus benefits and bonus
09 Nov 2016
02 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Inspiring people to realise their potential

Sales Consultant


??21,000 basic plus benefits and bonus (OTE ??30k and over)

Looking for a new challenge?

Are you a successful sales person with B2B Sales experience within a professional services, recruitment or educational sales background? Are you target driven and experienced in account management? Do you want to work for a market leader in apprenticeships? Then this is the perfect opportunity for you.

What will the role involve?

You will be required to make outbound cold calls to potential commercial customers. Working to set sales targets and to ensure they are met or exceeded while consistently giving the highest level of customer service.

We can only consider and respond to applications that meet the below criteria.

To be successful as a Sales Consultant at learndirect you must be passionate about sales and people. You will be keen to get on the phone and make outbound cold calls to potential commercial customers. You will need to thrive in a target driven environment while consistently delivering the highest levels of customer service. You must be competitive and persuasive with a commercial attitude and the experience to spot business opportunities. Ideally you will come from an Apprenticeship Sales background, but we would also like to hear from you if you have commercial/recruitment business to business sales experience.

Who are we?

learndirect is the UK's largest provider of skills, training and employment services. We've helped over 4 million people gain the skills they need for work, whether its qualifications in everyday subjects like mathematics and English, vocational qualifications and apprenticeships, or higher-level professional qualifications. learndirect has a mission to change lives. We work with more than 100,000 people and 4,000 businesses each year. We're also one of the leading providers of eAssessment services.

We're proud of our customer base which includes household names like McDonald's, Sainsbury's, Tesco's and Greggs to name a few. Trusted and credible with our Ofsted Grade 2, Investors in People Gold and Matrix accreditations, we have built our market-leading position through our application of technology for learning and assessment.

What's in it for me?

We offer a fantastic basic salary with realistic on target earnings bonus. You will also benefit from 5 weeks holiday with additional bank holidays. We also have standard benefits including contribution based pension, child care vouchers, cycle to work, staff discounts and much more

As an Investors in People Gold accredited company we pride ourselves in the career development our colleagues receive and we continuously strive to improve our ways of working. Everyone at learndirect plays a really important part in achieving our goals, so we think we can offer truly unique opportunities and valuable experiences. We aim to stay ahead of the latest technologies and invest heavily in the training of our staff in order to keep them at the forefront of the industry. Our goal is to be an Employer of Choice and the first company anyone thinks of when looking to enter the industry, or an experienced professional looking for a change.

learndirect welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. We are committed to diversity and recruiting to reflect the communities we serve. We expect all of learndirect's employees to comply with the Company's Equality & Diversity, Safeguarding and Health & Safety Policies and promote the policies to customers and employers with whom the Company works