London
£35049 per annum
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Are you looking for somewhere a bit different? Do you love to support people in building their confidence and skills for their future career? Do you like the idea of all profit generated going back into delivering representation work, community-building opportunities and artistic professional development for students? Then, our client has an exciting role for you.

They are looking for a Commercial Manager to who will consistently aim to develop their services to ensure they are delivering value for money for their students and to the highest possible standard. The Commercial Manager will stay up to date with sector trends and work closely with NUS and other external partners to maximise benefits potential for income generation across out outlets, retail offer and events.

This role will cover day to day running of their three commercial outlets and the development of a strategy to diversify the students’ union’s income streams through commercial sales, growing their merchandise offer, and working with both internal and external partners to maximise their growth potential. The role will focus on ensuring their spaces and their offer remain student focused and will work hard to ensure they are delivering cost effective commercial services.

This role is ideal for anyone who has hands-on experience of working with young people or students, within a hospitality setting. You should have an enthusiastic and a high energy approach to your work with excellent organisation and communication skills. You should be passionate about connecting with people, have ability to build relationships quickly, a reputation for being reliable and trustworthy and can work well on your own as well as part of a team. You will be committed to their values of equity and inclusion with a passion for ensuring their students have access to work opportunities through their services during their time at UAL. You’ll have a keen eye for detail and will be proud to support other areas of work across the students’ union.

If you are a people person who enjoys working in a busy and diverse environment, then this is the job for you! Confidence can sometimes hold us back from applying for a job. But they'll let you in on a secret: there's no such thing as a 'perfect' candidate. It is a place where everyone can grow. So however, you identify and whatever background you bring with you, please apply if this is a role that would make you excited to come into work every day. They are committed to learning and development and as such will support the successful candidate to develop within the role.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to build on their experience in a creative and dynamic environment which strives to enhance the student experience, raise the reputation of their students and graduates and be an integral part of the team.

Closing date: 11.59pm on Sunday 26th September 2021

Interview date: Wednesday 6th October 2021

You may have experience of the following: Commercial Administrator, Commercial Manager, Commercial Analyst, Operations Manager, Contract Manager, Project Manager, Project Management, Commercial Analysis, etc.

Ref: 102 311

Posted on: 27 August 2021
Closed date: 26 September 2021
Job ref: 102311
Tags: Senior Management