Business Consultant Opportunities

Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd
£30,000 per annum
17 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Business Consultant Opportunities BLUB41882

Home Based - North Yorkshire and the Humber

Salary; £30,000 per annum

Fixed Term Contract until February 2018

Exciting opportunities are available working with our Client. The External Funding team are in the process of expanding their contract portfolio, maximising opportunities across Yorkshire and Humber to secure funding from the European Structural and Investment Fund.

To support the ongoing successful delivery of the External Funding provision they are currently looking to recruit Business Consultants to join them. These roles are dependent upon securing successful funding from the European Structural and Investment Fund. The posts will be offered on a fixed term basis, and are anticipated to be for 18 months' duration, but this will be reviewed on an ongoing basis. These roles will appeal to candidates who enjoy working in a rapidly changing sector and who enjoy being able to help shape the growth of a company. They are home based positions within the Hull area.

As a Business Consultant you will assist our Client in driving excellent business relationships for the European Social Fund Skills Support for the Workforce contract across Yorkshire and the Humber. Being responsible for engaging with employers and employer sector groups, understanding and providing innovative solutions to their business training needs and employee skills development, you will provide training needs analysis, business training plans and identify apprenticeships progression opportunities.

With recent and relevant experience of working in a fast paced contract environment, the successful candidate will have excellent verbal and written communication skills, coupled with the ability to effectively promote and market the contract with businesses. Previous experience of meeting employer needs through recruitment, training, education or other development solutions is required, as is having a professional and responsive attitude towards colleagues and stakeholders.

Although this position is home based, you will be required to travel to businesses within the North Yorkshire and Humber, therefore a flexible approach is essential, as is a driving licence and access to your own vehicle.

Please refer to the full Job Description when completing your application.

Closing Date: 28th October

Our Client is committed to safeguarding children and vulnerable adults. All colleagues are expected to contribute to the delivery of our safeguarding strategy and values. In addition, this post requires the colleague to undertake an enhanced disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Service.

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.