Our Client aspires to be a fantastic place to work. Attracting professionals who are innovative, adaptable and committed. They are a locally based training provider with a national reach, delivering quality employer and learner responsive training and skills solutions, striving to achieve the highest standards for their learners and employers.
They are looking to appoint a Business Consultant based at their Harrogate site where you will assist the External Funding team in driving excellent business relationships for the European Social Fund Skills Support for the Workforce contract, across Yorkshire and the Humber.
Within the role you will engage with employers and employer sector groups, understanding and providing innovative solutions to their business training needs and employee skills development. Maintaining a strong pipeline of appointments and progression opportunities to fulfil contractual requirements, you will have a professional attitude and a commitment to achieving contract targets.
They are looking for someone who has experience of working in a fast paced contract environment, as well as experience of meeting employer needs through recruitment, training, education or other development solutions. With excellent communication skills and confident in the use of Microsoft Office, you will be highly organised and able to prioritise your workload.
Experience of sales activity and business engagement with a proven track record of meeting and exceeding objectives is desired but is not essential.
Interviews to be held mid-November
Please be aware that this vacancy may close earlier dependent on the level of applications received so if you do wish to be considered we recommend that you complete the application as promptly as possible.
Please refer to Job Description/Person Specification when completing your application form.
The College is committed to safeguarding children and vulnerable adults. All colleagues are expected to contribute to the delivery of our safeguarding strategy and all college values. In addition, this post requires the employee to undertake an enhanced disclosure check by the Disclosure & Barring Service.
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