Business Development Officer
A life-changing opportunity
Our client is the UK's leading dementia charity. They provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia.
Position: Business Development Officer
Location: York (role covers north of England)
Contract type: Permanent
Hours: 35 hours per week
Salary: £24,426.00 actual per annum (actual)
Closing date: 6 July 2017
Interview date: To be confirmed
About the role:
As a Business Development Officer, you will work closely with the Business Development Manager, Operations Managers and other operational employees and volunteers to develop new and existing services. You will combine analytical skills with the confidence to engage and communicate with people at all levels within the organisation and and raise awareness of local dementia needs with statutory bodies and other relevant agencies.
You will complete pre-qualification questionnaires, write tenders and ensure that all funding applications are produced to the highest standards of quality and accuracy. This will involve staying stay abreast of local needs and commissioning priorities and in addition we will expect you to share intelligence and best practice with your colleagues.
You will be educated to QCF/NVQ Level 3 or equivalent and be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills. Ideally you will have experience of writing tenders or funding applications, developing budgets and maintaining accurate database records. You will need the flexibility to travel around the region.
Our client is committed to equal opportunities.
You may have experience of the following: Business Development Officer, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Business Development, Community Care, Tenders, Funding, Account Management, Lead Generation, New Business Development, etc.
This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.