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Business Development Manager (Degree Apprenticeships)

Employability and Careers Service

Location:  Guildford
Salary:  £32,236 to £39,609 per annum
Post Type:  Full Time
Advert Placed:  Friday 09 August 2019
Closing Date:  Monday 02 September 2019
Interview Date:  To be confirmed
Reference:  061319

This is an exciting opportunity to work in a world class institution by supporting the university’s strategic aim of developing and delivering a highly regarded and compliant degree apprenticeship offer.  You will be responsible for creating and implementing an employer engagement strategy for apprenticeships including recruiting, retaining and growing degree apprentice numbers and providing an account management service to senior staff within a wide range of employers.

We already have established relationships and an outstanding reputation with a huge range of employers including Airbus, NPL, Bank of England, IBM, Hilton Hotels, Rocco Forte Hotels, EE, Huawei, Vodafone, the NHS and Age UK to name but a few. You will bring outstanding consultative sales and account management skills in order meet apprentice recruitment targets and grow the apprentice pipeline.   This role will suit a solutions focused individual who is keen to work in a role that develops over time in response to university priorities, employer need and Education and Skills Funding Agency regulations.

The post is based at the Stag Hill Campus in Guildford and will require regular national travel. The University of Surrey has generous annual leave allowances, opportunities to join a pension scheme, childcare assistance and various schemes to support your relocation or commute. 

Deadline for application is Monday, 2 September 2019

For more information on the roles, please contact Neeta Barot, Head of Degree Apprenticeships at


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