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Location: Greensleeves Care 138 Cheapside London EC2V 6BJ

Pay details: Competitive Salary package

Posted date: 15/07/2022

Closing date: 26/08/2022


Greensleeves Care now have an opening for an outstanding Director of Business Development to lead our highly successful national business development team.

About the role:

The Director of Business Development will be expected to engage in matters impacting the overall organisation, contributing to improvement initiatives, and acting as an agent for change.

Working with the Executive Team, you will ensure that bids for acquisitions and new sites are commercially viable. You will report into monthly Management Meetings, quarterly Board meetings, and will be required to report on overall business development performance and occupancy levels at regular intervals.

You will oversee the marketing & communications department to identify revenue opportunities within our established client base and managing consistent growth by securing new admissions and income streams with support from the Family Liaison Managers.

Who we are seeking:

  • A proven people manager with experience of mentoring, coaching, leading, and developing individuals and teams.
  • Significant experience in business development/sales (business to consumer).
  • Good understanding of lead generation in the grey market and of needs-based, relationship selling.
  • Extensive business development, sales, and marketing knowledge, including proven experience in developing and embedding strategic and tactical methodologies, systems, and processes at an organisation level.
  • Strong financial and commercial acumen, including the ability to interpret and make recommendations/decisions based on data.
  • Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills, with the ability to flex style according to need to deliver maximum impact.
  • Strong customer orientation and service delivery approach, with the ability to influence and negotiate with internal and external stakeholders across all levels of seniority.

We are one of the most respected care charities in the UK. With 27 care homes and growing, we have more than 20 years’ experience of delivering exceptional care and we are really excited about the next 20 years.  Benefits package include private healthcare, 33 days annual leave, a competitive salary, pension scheme, employee assistance programme, and many more.

The successful applicant will be appointed subject to ISA first and enhanced DBS disclosure. This post is not subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Greensleeves Care is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.