Business Development OfficerApply now!
Esland Care are currently recruiting for a Business Development Officer, working from our Head Office on the banks of the picturesque River Derwent. It’s an exciting time to join us, as we look to expand our current portfolio and continue our vision to change children’s lives for the better.
Working within the Business Development team, the main responsibility of this role is to be the primary point of contact for Local Authority Placement and Commissioning teams, and our Registered Home Managers, in regards to current placements and new, incoming referrals.
Maintaining a balance between driving occupancy levels across the business whilst ensuring all placements are safe, well-matched and in the best interests of the young people is key to this role, and to be successful you will need to be forward thinking and creative.
The role will also include developing future partnership opportunities with Local Authorities and raising Esland’s profile at community and partnership events, being an advocate for Esland values, and role modelling these at all times.
You should have exceptional communication skills to liaise with all levels of the business and external stakeholders and be competent in using a variety of IT systems and programmes. We are a close knit team, with a real ‘roll your sleeves up’ culture, so we are looking for someone who works exceptionally well within a team and can bring lots of passion and enthusiasm!
This a full time role, paying up to £20,500 per annum dependent on experience and qualifications.
For further information, please contact our Recruitment team on 01773 823029.Apply for this position