Senior Account Specialist

Location: Manchester, North West England GB


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Job Number: 2647

Position Title: Senior Account Specialist

External Description:




Do you want to work for a recruitment organisation that combines the very best technology and the very best people to provide candidates and clients with a world class recruitment service? Of course you do - if you have education experience and want to be part of a growing team placing teaching staff into the wonderful world of education, then please do keep reading. 

Randstad UK is part of the world’s largest, leading recruitment agency and at Randstad we  pride ourselves on being a trusted recruitment  partner in the  technology-driven world of work we live in. By combining our  passion for people and the power of innovative technology, we go above and beyond our competitors to create a world class recruitment experience.

Our eduction recruitment team are currently looking to welcome an Account Manager to their Manchester based business. Working alongside our experienced recruitment team, you will be playing a key role in working on our virtual schools team.

In this role, you will be responsible for:

  • Developing a long-lasting relationship with local authorities/virtual schools
  • Establishing and maintaining an effective contact chain, extending our network within the client
  • Be able to identify opportunities
  • Grow business opportunities
  • Driving true value add with our client through strategic conversation
  • Working towards reaching the companies financial targets

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Experience working within education and working with multiple accounts
  • Be able to demonstrate high service standards
  • Thrive on autonomy being fully accountable for the development and maintenance of virtual schools
  • Display a consultative, professional, business partnering approach
  • Have excellent communication skills and capable of dealing with stakeholders at all levels
  • Possess the ability to work under pressure

What you will get from us: 

- a  competitive basic salary DOE
- a very competitive uncapped commission scheme 
- a flexible benefits package including; enhanced pension scheme, private medical insurance, share purchases, discounts and many more
- industry leading training and development from a fantastic team of ex recruiters, designed and aimed at getting you that next promotion to a senior / principal level
- a progressive, collaborative culture that has to be seen to be believed

If you want to join one of the world's largest, leading recruitment organisations, in a position that will see you engaging with key stakeholders and taking responsibility for delivering a first class service to your candidates and clients then please do get in touch today with Zoe Macgregor by applying to the vacancy. 

Randstad values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.


State: North West England

Community / Marketing Title: Senior Account Specialist

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