Building Heroes – Business Development Specialist

Building Heroes an award winning charity is in a phase of significant growth and seeking a Business Executive to join their team.

The charity based in West Sussex provides military veterans with construction skills training and employment support at thirteen locations around England and Wales.

Candidates will be an active individual in the charity leadership team with a passion to bring results, energy, vision, and demonstrable business acumen. The post holder will be responsible for sourcing, generating, building, and converting centres to our academy model. They will research and network within the construction industry to identify potential new partners and ways to better serve our military audience. They will build sponsorship partners, and oversee the financial management of projects, as well as negotiating and agreeing contracts.

The role would suit a self-motivated business development individual with a results driven acumen who can direct and manage the delivery of outstanding learner provision at our network of academies. The applicant should be commercially minded with preferably knowledge of construction and education funding. This is a challenging role and incumbent will be expected to use their own initiative and be proactive, meet targets and adapt to the changing needs of each academy, its learners, construction industry, and the charity as required. The post holder will work remotely,  ideally placed mid country as a significant amount of time will be spent traveling and networking across their national network and meetings at head office.

Full job description available eddieo@buildingheroes.org.uk / 0330 9126200

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