Account Director - Apprenticeships

  • Learning and Development Headhunters
  • £70,000 per annum
  • Warrington
  • Permanent
  • Full-time

Our client has an exciting opportunity for an Account Director – Apprenticeships and Professional Services to join the team.

Are you an independent, sales-driven individual who is looking to play a key role within a leading business in the apprenticeships sector? Are you looking for an opportunity where you can progress your own career whilst simultaneously assisting in a leading business’ growth?

Account Director – Our Client:

Our client is a leading provider of apprenticeships and professional services in a wide array of industries across the UK. They have worked with some of the country’s biggest employers alongside SMEs, providing training, apprenticeships, and professional qualifications to industries ranging from law, manufacturing, accountancy amongst others. With a turnover of c.£6M and over 100 employees, our client is in a great position to continue to drive growth.

Account Director – The Role:

They are looking to bring on board an Account Director that can focus on their existing accounts and play a key part in the future growth of the business. The role will suit someone who can spot areas for growth within existing accounts and can spot new opportunities. As the business continues to grow, they are looking for someone who can progress their career with the business with opportunities for developing in the short, medium, and long term.

Account Director – Key Responsibilities:

- Develop and grow their largest key accounts
- Bring in new enterprising opportunities by engaging with potential and existing clients
- Take part in external promotional events to further promote the business, attending networking events and meeting clients as and when necessary
- Provide support and leadership on bids and tenders

Account Director – Experience Required:

- Track record of engaging with internal and external senior stakeholders
- Understanding of clients’ needs and working in a collaborative manner
- Experience managing and building a client base on a large scale within the apprenticeships and professional services sector

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is looking for the next step in their career and to leave a lasting impact on a growing business.

The successful candidate is likely to have previous experience as an Account Director, Head of Sales, Business Development Manager, Regional Sales Manager, Sales Director, Business Development Director or similar within the apprenticeship, professional services, or L&D sector.

To submit your CV for this exciting Account Director opportunity, please submit the Apply for this Opportunity form.

N.B. Due to high levels of interest, we are unable to respond to every individual applicant.





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