• Office Location: 132 Queens Road Brighton, BN1 3WB
  • Office Name: Brighton Education
  • Salary: £29000 - £34000
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Role Type: Full-time
  • Job Ref: 493441

Business Manager

Business Manager – Reed Education, Brighton

Salary: £29,000 – £34,000 plus bonus and car allowance

Hours: Full Time, Monday-Friday, 37.5 hours a week, 12 month FTC 

Location: Brighton

This role will be managing the Reed Education, Brighton branch for a 12-month FTC. For this role, you will need to be highly motivated, driven, and have the determination to succeed. You may be from a primary, secondary or SEN desk background, you’d have experience in day-to-day supply, long-term placement, and permanent recruitment for schools, however we’d be more than happy to hear from you if you’ve worked in a different industry sector.

This branch has a strong SEN desk managed by an experienced Recruitment Manager and a growing secondary desk with scope to add a primary desk in the near future.

We are looking for a strong leader, with a strategic positive mind-set and a real drive for success. You may be a Senior Consultant with a proven track record of success looking to progress into a management role, or a Recruitment Manager wanting to build your career aspirations with the largest family – owned recruitment company in the world. You will motivate and inspire and demonstrate your expertise as a recruiter in this highly specialist market.

In return you will get the following:

  • A competitive basic salary plus car allowance
  • An outstanding bonus scheme for Business Managers
  • We also offer our BM’s a fantastic Annual Bonus for outstanding performance across 4 key areas of net income/gross profit growth, profit/contribution growth, performance against budget and finally net income/GP per head

And what we will want from you..

  • To manage the sales office with full P&L control
  • You will be expected to shape the sales and set the KPI’s
  • See our schools, service our schools, retain our schools
  • To manage the consultants, and supporting through coaching and development
  • Manage our candidates and win new clients
  • Manage and develop, and accelerate, our day to day, long-term and permanent income week on week, period on period, quarter on quarter and year on year

So, if you are an outstanding consultant who has a proven track record but now wants to really step into the management seat, who believes in themselves to make it in a BM role, then we want to hear from you.

Simply submit an application to express your interest! If successful, Talent Acquisition will get in contact to arrange a telephone interview. Following this we will either arrange a video interview or register your interest for a face to face interview.

Please note that confirmation of offers and start dates during this time may be impacted by economic changes and government advice.  

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