Engagement Coordinator

Easy Web Recruitment
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Engagement Coordinator 

This is a unique opportunity to join the Sales Team with our client. 

Our client is the UK's leading charity for building a more integrated society. They work on a local level to bring together people from all ages, ethnicities and walks of life, connecting communities and building trust. 

Position: Engagement Coordinator 
Location: London 
Job Type: Permanent, full time 
Salary: £19,000 per annum 

Closing date: 21st April 2017 

About the role: 

Our client is looking for Engagement Coordinators who will be involved in a fast-paced Sales Team recruiting young people on to the National Citizen Service (NCS). NCS is a government backed programme that helps young people (age 15-17) build skills for work, life and transition into adulthood. 

You will directly reach out to target schools to get involved in year-round NCS programmes and support school engagement through calls and meetings. You will support recruitment and engagement of their young people for upcoming programmes, primarily through schools, further education colleges and community groups. Exciting and persuading young people to sign up to NCS through presentations in assemblies, PSHE classes and follow up phone calls is a vital part of this role. You will assist young people and their parents through the sign-up process from initial expression of interest to turning up for the programme. 

About you: 

To be successful in this role you have the ability to communicate and engage with young people aged 15-17 and their parents / guardians in both group and individual settings. With a strong work ethic, you will be able to adapt your presentation style to a varied audience. A strong work ethic, excellent time management skills and motivation to work towards targets is required, as is the ability to prioritise and manage your own workload and work as part of a team or individually as required. 

Experience in using computer applications such as Microsoft Office and email is essential, as is experience of working in a people facing role and establishing relationships. 

Sales experience, public speaking experience and experience of working with 15-17 year olds and / or within the education sector is desirable. You may also have knowledge of the local area, and possess a full driving license. 

You may have experience of the following: Sales Executive, Engagement Coordinator, Business Development, Account Manager, Sales Leader, Young People, Charity, Charities, NUS, Education, Training, Sales, Coaching, etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.