Business Development Consultant

Scarborough, North Yorkshire, England
£27500 per annum
10 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Sharron Probert
Contract Type
Full Time

Business Development Consultant

£27,500 per annum

Our client a Yorkshire Coast based College, Skills Support for the Workforce (SSW) project has an exciting opportunity to appoint a Business Development Consultant to develop employer relationships and be the account manager of these relationships to lead to the successful delivery of the project. A work based learning role, the Business Development Consultant will develop employer relationships to address skills shortages of their employees within the York, North Yorkshire and East Riding Local Enterprise Partnership (The LEP) region through the SSW project which is funded through the European Social Fund (ESF). The Assessor will be responsible for identifying and engaging with small businesses in the region and effectively managing these relationships.

Essential skills:

  • Good organisational and administrative skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Customer orientated
  • Adaptable and flexible
  • Enthusiastic and self-motivated
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Effective self-management i.e. time management skills, ability to prioritise workloads etc.
  • Willingness to develop self and others
  • Ability to build relationships of trust and respect

For an application form, press apply and we shall contact you via email.

These role is dependent upon successful outcomes of ESF project applications to the Skills Funding Agency. The posts are fixed term for 18 months with a salary of £27,500, subject to qualifications and industrial experience.