Business Development Manager

Ormskirk, Lancashire (GB)
£37,768 to £42,488 per annum
10 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Business Development Manager
Faculty of Arts & Sciences
Location: Ormskirk
Salary: £37,768 to £42,488 per annum
Post Type: Full Time
Closing Date: Thursday 20 October 2016
Reference: EHA1045-1016

Not a standard 9-5 rolean exciting opportunity in a new team

About You

You will enjoy working on your own initiative, within a set of strategic objectives, relish networking and dealing with people and demonstrate a commitment to a consistent high standard of professionalism. Working closely with colleagues to support all aspects of the Universitys employer engagement and enterprise agenda you will have the opportunity to develop a thorough and wide-ranging knowledge and experience of a modern universitys business processes. Flexibility, commitment and attention to detail are essential; this is not a standard 9-5 role.

About the Role

The Faculty of Arts & Sciences is the largest and most diverse in the University, with a distinctive range of undergraduate and post graduate courses. Employer engagement and enterprise are key themes of the Facultys strategy.

This senior role offers you an exciting opportunity to contribute to the development and growth of the Faculty, through helping to grow our employer engagement, and driving the expansion of our applied research, continuing professional development, and consultancy activities. The successful candidate will be required to travel inside and outside the region to develop new and existing business.


We want you to feel happy when you come to work and proud when you go home.

Our comprehensive staff health & wellbeing programme gives you the opportunity to; have a lunchtime scenic stroll across our beautiful campus for a picnic, a trim from our onsite hairdresser, make an appointment for a massage and to get together with colleagues over free food and drink to watch the latest film. This is just a taste of what we offer for you to take full advantage of at Edge Hill University.

About Us

A great success story an institution that improves and impresses year after year - THE University of the Year 2014/15.

We are recognised for our outstanding achievements in student satisfaction, staff engagement, graduate employment and innovation as well as our strengthening research profile, investment and growth. The Time Higher award also celebrated our distinct role in transforming lives  reflecting a distinctive philosophy of creating opportunity from excellence.

Based on an award-winning campus in West Lancashire, and voted Best University Workplace 2015, Edge Hill University offers a stimulating and empowering environment for an ambitious and high performing business development manager.

For informal enquiries about this vacancy you may wish to contact Professor Simon Bolton at

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