Graduate Account Manager

20000.00 - 25000.00 GBP Annual
10 Nov 2016
08 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Role

We are looking for highly motivated graduates that are ready to kick start their careers in becoming the future leaders of Driving Plus.

The graduate program is a 1 year scheme designed to take you from your starting position as a Graduate Account Manager through to becoming a Contract Manager. You will be based on site with a Contract Manager in a client facing environment dealing with the daily operations, supplying HGV drivers for existing clients.

The role involves:

* Managing weekly payroll
* Interviewing and Recruiting HGV Drivers
* Dealing with daily client requirements
* Developing client relationships
* Strategic development of the account with senior sponsors

Weekends and on-call shifts are require and are on shared on a rota system.

This is a fantastic opportunity to develop yourself and your career in an established recruitment company.

We are currently recruitment for the Bristol area.

The Program

In the first 6 months of the program, your time will be spent with a Contract Manager learning the key skills required to run the particular site. You will be provided with training at our head office and with "on the job" training to put your newly acquired skills into practise straight away. During this time, you will be given more responsibility with the day to day operations.

Once you have completed the 6 months, you will then be placed on to a new site with new experience and challenges. Here you will support the current staff, with your progress is overseen by the Senior Contract Manager/Regional Manager.

Reviews will be carried out during the program.

What we are looking for

Graduate 2:2 (any discipline)

Highly motivated and eager for personal development

Great communicator & rapport building skills

Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

Confident & enthusiastic

Ability to work as a team as well as alone

The Company

Driving Plus is a division of Staffline Group Plc, specialise in HGV recruitment. Staffline Group Plc are ranked a one of the Highest Turnover within the Recruitment Industry and are the only Recruitment Company to have representatives in three key organisations, the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC), Gangmaster Licensing Authority (GLA) and the Association of Labour Providers (ALP). Staffline Group Plc deal with a vast of amount of the recruitment sector such as, Logistics, E-Retail, Manufacturing, Food Processing, White Collar and the Welfare sector.

Driving Plus now in its 3nd full year of trading and recognise for being outstanding performers within the Logistics Industry. We are dedicated to the supply of drivers to a wide range of logistics and transport operations through our national network. We work alongside some of the major retails and 3PL's, Asda, Tesco, DHL and Wincanton. We are experienced in the recruitment, training and management of a flexible HGV workforce who are available for long and short term assignments.

In keeping with Staffline's core onsite business model we predominantly operate an onsite model for customers with high volume requirements. By working on our client's premises we are able to really get to know their business and become part of their labour planning process. In this way we are able to provide the right people for the role every time and can respond quickly to the ever changing landscape in which we work. As an integral part of our client's operation we can make certain that we provide a compliant, reliable and value added service.

Our values at the heart of everything we do and our future leaders demonstrate these on a daily basis through the relationships they hold, the way that they engage with our clients, candidate and colleagues and the decisions they make.

Salary: ??20,000 - ??25,000 per hour

Bonus scheme entitlement after 3 months

If you are interested in being part of a vibrant growing company where your development will be supported then please apply in writing attaching a copy of your CV