Blackburn, Blackburn with Darwen London, Greater London

£24,544 per year (plus £3,947 London Weighting if applicable) and performance related bonus payable up to £2,000 per annum

Permanent, Full-time

Job Description

Business Development Officers

Location: London or Blackburn (2x posts in London and 1x post in Blackburn)

Interview dates:

  • London – 5th or 6th June 2019
  • Blackburn – 7th June 2019

About Brook

Brook is the UK’s leading provider of young people’s sexual health and wellbeing services. Our services across England provide free and confidential information, counselling and support to help young people make positive, healthy lifestyle choices to improve their wellbeing. Our education work supports young people’s emotional development and teaches core life skills and our training for professionals improves their experience of health and education.

About this position

Based in our Brixton or Blackburn office you will work with the Business Development Lead to support Brook to diversify and grow income through the sale of its education and wellbeing work, contributing to the financial sustainably of the organisation.  You will be able to identify, develop and maintain effective and successful partnerships with a range of education providers, local authorities, businesses and other organisations who work with and support young people. You will maximise all income generation opportunities and be able to meet agreed income targets.

About you

You may be a recent graduate or looking for the next step in your career. You will have a positive attitude, excellent communication skills and be able to build and maintain relationships both internally and externally with key stakeholders.

You will be able to prioritise a demanding workload and work well under pressure. You will also be able to make confident decisions based on your initiative and work to deadlines. You will be organised and have a can-do attitude. Experience of working within a sales environment would be an advantage.

In return for your expertise, enterprise and initiative, we can offer a great working environment, a supportive team and genuinely interesting work within a charity that has a proud history and an exciting future.

To apply for this role, please review the job description and submit your CV and a personal statement no longer than two pages by midnight on Friday 31st May 2019. It should outline why you are a suitable candidate and your reasons for applying. Interviews for this role will take place in London on 5th or 6th June and in Blackburn on 7th June.

Please note - this role requires the successful applicant to undertake a standard DBS check.