Business Development Consultant - Apprenticeships

KM Education Recruitment Ltd
£25,000 per annum
29 Sep 2017
25 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
KM Recruitment is a specialist UK wide recruiter for the Work Based Learning and Welfare to Work sectors.

Job Title: Business Development Consultant - Apprenticeships

Location: Based remotely to cover the West Midlands - Must be flexible with travel

Salary: £25,000 + Uncapped Bonus

Package: Mileage, Pension, Childcare Vouchers + More!

Type: Full Time, Permanent

Identify and engage with employers in order to;

- Generate apprentice work placement / vacancy opportunities for existing learners.
- Promote our clients wide range of Apprenticeship / QCF programmes and source eligible existing workforce for these programmes.

The Role:

- Generate own leads via cold / warm calls, field sales and networking to secure new employer accounts for the sign up of new learners to a variety of Apprenticeship programmes.
- Attend meetings with decision makers to discuss their training and recruitment needs for existing staff and new Apprentice recruitment.
- Work closely with employers develop strong relationships and effectively account manage to ensure repeat business.
- Promote our clients full offering of Apprenticeships and Commercial training across a variety of vocational areas.
- Account manage employer accounts and maximise all opportunities.
- Work to monthly targets based on starts.
- Keep up to date with competitor’s strengths and weaknesses, evaluating the market and scoping out new opportunities.
- Report sales data and forecasts on a regular basis and meet month end sales deadlines.
- Cross sell other products, seizing all opportunities to offer clients a well-rounded service.
- Ensure employer environments comply with Health and Safety requirements.

Essential Criteria:

- Experience of working within a Business Development / Sales role within the training industry SFA / WBL.
- Proven experience of negotiating / winning / closing new business.
- Proven experience of working towards and achieving targets.
- Excellent communication skills – presentation, written and verbal.
- Excellent presentation skills.
- Exceptional sales, marketing and networking skills.
- Time management and organisational skills.
- Full, clean driving licence and use of a vehicle.
- Must be flexible with travel.

Please note:

KM Recruitment receive a high number of applications for each role advertised and although we would like to we are not always able to deliver feedback to unsuccessful candidates. If you have not been contacted within 4 days then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. Thank you for your interest and keep an eye on our website for future opportunities.

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