Business Development Officer

Location
Manchester
Salary
£28484 - £31600 per annum
Posted
05 Apr 2017
Closes
03 May 2017
Ref
00067081
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Sector
Public Sector
Function
Sales
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Business Development Officer
Grade 7 - £28,484 - £31,600
1 year Fixed Term Contract
Based in North Manchester (Newton Heath & Blackley Offices)

This social enterprise helps people living in North Manchester find jobs and take advantage of training and volunteering opportunities.

Their Vision is that "We will build confidence, drive ambition and inspire people to be the best they can be.''

They have an exciting opportunity for a Business Development Officer to provide employer engagement services, sourcing and submitting funding bids and tracking employer and client outcomes to ensure the continuance of the CIC service.

One key area of the role is to approach and engage local employers to source suitable vacancies for clients therefore you must be enthusiastic, customer focused, with excellent communication skills with the ability to influence and persuade. You will be confident using various networking channels to build and promote the services of the enterprise.

You will also be responsible for identifying possible funding opportunities and have the ability to write innovative bids to secure funding for the enterprise, therefore, experience of writing bid applications would be advantageous

The ideal person has the ability to build and maintain relationships with the passion to find local employment for local people. This is a rewarding but demanding role, but a role that enables you to really make a real difference.

Closing date for applications - Thursday 20th April 2017 at 12pm midday

Interviews to be held - Thursday 27th April 2017

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