Business Manager - Engineering

Recruiter
Training 2000 Limited
Location
Blackburn
Posted
04 Oct 2017
Closes
02 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Business Manager - Engineering Training 2000 is a charitable trust set up by a consortium of Lancashire businesses and is now one of the largest Group Training Associations in England, with over 50 years' experience of delivering high quality work-based learning and training programmes to industry and individuals, working with national employers across a wide range of sectors, whilst maintaining local support. We are now also working in partnership with Uclan giving an opportunity to offer up to degree level. A challenging and exciting vacancy has arisen for a Business Manager - Engineering within the Operations Department. About the Role Effectively managing the delivery of apprenticeships and full time courses, whilst developing customer responsive courses and projects are essential to the success of the role. You will be able to bring together strong and dynamic leadership of the Engineering team whilst also ensuring that we transition the Engineering department into the future opportunities and growth areas in line with our Horizon plan objectives. This position will involve significant business development activity and requires a good knowledge and experience of the Engineering sector at all levels including higher level skills. The successful candidate will be responsible for all of the strategic and operational running elements of the Engineering department. Essential Requirements - Highly effective communication and customer focused skills for relationship building. - Thorough understanding of workforce development programmes, including apprenticeship frameworks and ideally the new standards. - Strong leadership skills in the performance management and development of staff alongside a comprehensive understanding and experience of the Engineering sector and its strategic issues. - The post will involve travel, therefore a current full driving licence is essential. This full time, permanent post offers an attractive employment package, including benefits such as 27 days holiday in addition to bank holidays, childcare vouchers, free parking, free life insurance and company pension scheme, subject to qualifying periods. Appointments are subject to the receipt of a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS; formally the CRB), or a check via the Update Service on a relevant enhanced disclosure. Further information can be obtained fromgovernment websites. To apply please click the Apply Now button below OR Please contact Sheena Umpleby - Human Resources Assistant for an application pack on 01254 54659 Closing date for applications: 31st October 2017 Committed to Equality of Opportunity Training 2000 is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of learners and expects all staff, sub-contractors, visitors, employers and other learners to share this commitment
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