Job Title:                       Employer Engagement Manager

Contract:                       Sales

Line Manager:              Head of Employer Engagement

Location:                       South Yorkshire

Salary:                           £27,000 - 30,000 + £40k uncapped OTE

 
General Job Description

Our new role of Employer Engagement Manager will be responsible for engaging with South Yorkshire’s IT, Digital and Tech businesses to identify and create apprenticeship opportunities for young people. Working alongside our marketing, talent recruitment and employer engagement teams we will develop a strong team ethos and spirit, supporting the overall business goals, whilst having fun along the way.

We are a dedicated IT and Digital Apprenticeship Provider based in the North-East, working throughout the whole of the UK, and now embarking on a new adventure in South Yorkshire. We’re passionate about transcending the boundaries of traditional education and, by working with employers such as Aviva, Serco and Tesco, we’re empowering a diverse generation of tech professionals to shape the future of the digital landscape in the UK.

This is a brand new role, created as part of Baltic Apprenticeships’ expanding city-centre hub network. This is an exciting opportunity to make the role entirely your own, and to carve out a space for Baltic apprentices within South Yorkshire's IT, Digital and Tech sector. You will be working alongside a small and supportive team of colleagues working in similar roles.

Our new role of Employer Engagement Manager will be responsible for engaging with businesses in Barnsley, Doncaster, Rotherham and Sheffield to identify and create opportunities for young people. Working alongside our marketing, talent recruitment and employer engagement teams we will develop a strong team ethos and spirit, supporting the overall business goals, whilst having a little fun along the way.

 
Employer  Engagement Manager Duties:
  • Participate in South Yorkshire’s IT, Tech and Digital skills conversation
  • Educate local employer networks on the apprenticeship talent solution
  • Identify, prospect and generate new apprenticeship opportunities in your region
  • Attend business development meetings with customers and convert apprenticeship opportunities
  • Coordinate with recruitment colleagues to fulfill created opportunities
  • Collaborate with Baltic colleagues working on the same account to ensure the highest levels of service across each function
  • Develop and maintain long-term relationships with accounts retaining a minimum of 80% beyond the existing service
  • Communicates client needs and demands to SMT
  • Forecast and track client account metrics
  • Keep records of client transactions
  • Adhere and promote the company values and core mission

Essential Skills and Experience:
  • Participate in South Yorkshire’s IT, Tech and Digital skills conversation
  • Educate local employer networks on the apprenticeship talent solution
  • Identify, prospect and generate new apprenticeship opportunities in your region
  • Attend business development meetings with customers and convert apprenticeship opportunities
  • Coordinate with recruitment colleagues to fulfill created opportunities
  • Collaborate with Baltic colleagues working on the same account to ensure the highest levels of service across each function
  • Develop and maintain long-term relationships with accounts retaining a minimum of 80% beyond the existing service
  • Communicates client needs and demands to SMT
  • Forecast and track client account metrics
  • Keep records of client transactions
  • Adhere and promote the company values and core mission
  • Must have valid UK driving license

 

Desirable Skills and Experience:
  • Previous experience in a sales, business development or employer engagement role
  • Excellent communication skills, with an ability to build long-lasting and trusted relationships
  • Exceptional customer service skills, with the ability to understand customer need and deliver solutions focused outcomes
  • Proficiency with the use of IT systems and databases including Microsoft Office programs
  • Strong project, time and task management skills      
  • Creative thinker, with a flair for innovation and continuous improvement
  • Strong analytical skills, with an ability to interpret and use data to inform decision making
  • Understands and shares in our vision, mission and core purpose


How to apply:

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