Business Development Manager. Education and Skills Training. £30-40K. South East

4Leisure Recruitment
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Business Development Manager. Education and Skills Training. £30-40K. South East

A leading provider of sports coaching and education are looking for an exceptional Business Development Manager to join their field sales team. Working in Partnership with Football, Rugby, and Cricket Clubs, this organization provide further education to young people and foundation degree courses for higher education students.

As Business Development Manager, you will be tasked with generating new business opportunities, as well as maintaining and developing relationships with these new clients. Using your previous B2B sales experience you will target the Education and Leisure verticals, whilst an understanding of sports coaching or education will invaluable to your ability to close deals. Covering the South-East region, it will be important to be comfortable working in a field sales environment.

Key experience and characteristics for the role include:

  • 2+ years’ experience in B2B new business sales
  • Sport Coaching experience - ideally in Football, Cricket, or Rugby
  • Previous experience selling into the Education or Leisure verticals
  • A track record of hitting and overachieving targets
  • A lover of Sport and a passion for Education
  • A clean driving licence

This role provides a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to work with a leading provider of Education and Skills training. Initial basic salary is circa £30-40K with a lucrative commission structure, plus some exceptional benefits. If you are interested to learn more about the role, or make an application, please contact Peter Brooks for a confidential discussion.