Founded in 1894, City, University of London is a global university committed to academic excellence with a focus on business and the professions and an enviable central London location.
City attracts around 20,000 students (over 40% postgraduate level) from more than 150 countries and staff from over 75 countries.
In the last decade, City has almost tripled the proportion of its total academic staff producing world-leading or internationally excellent research. During this period, City has made significant investments in its academic staff, its estate and its infrastructure and continues to work towards realizing its vision of being a leading global university.
Bayes Business School (formerly Cass) is among the small group of business schools with an established reputation for excellence in both business research and education, holding the “triple-crown” accreditation (AACSB, AMBA, EQUIS). The school is ranked as the 3rd in London by FT European Business School Ranking – 2020. Bayes Executive Education draws together the top faculty of Bayes to provide highly-distinctive bespoke and open executive education programmes for organisations across a wide range of industries and sectors of society.
As an experienced salesperson and senior member of the Bayes Business School’s Executive Education team, the Client Director is primarily responsible for leading the development of new and existing learning and development solutions for clients through customised and open programmes to provide the right learning solution for clients in the business community. The role requires knowledge and experience of managing relationships with Directors of HR, CEOs and L&D Managers as well as the capacity to secure new revenues streams.
The successful candidate will have a post-graduate degree (MBA or MSc in a managerial discipline preferred). The candidate would also have demonstrate experience and skills in selling sophisticated professional and educational services to senior corporate decision-makers as well as excellent written and oral communication skills (proposal writing, business pitch presentations). Skills at sales, negotiations and contract management as well as strong project management and supervisory skills are essential to the position.
City offers a sector-leading salary, pension scheme and benefits including a comprehensive package of staff training and development.
During the academic year 2021/2022, City is running a pilot of hybrid working for relevant Professional Services roles, involving a mixture of working on campus and at home each week. Where a hybrid working arrangement can be accommodated, specific details will be discussed and agreed. Regardless of where colleagues are working, City, University of London’s premises will be their primary and contractual place of work.
Regardless of where colleagues are working, City, University of London’s premises will be their primary and contractual place of work.
Interviews: 23 & 24 June 2022
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We welcome applications regardless of gender, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, race, nationality, ethnic origin, religion or social class. For more information on our approaches to encouraging an inclusive environment, please see our Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Pages.
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