7.5 hours per week, 39 weeks per annum (term time plus insets)
Hours flexible/work from home
One year fixed term contract
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a flexible, highly effective, organised and efficient Business Development Co-Ordinator to join Trinity School on a one year fixed term contract. The Business Development Co-Ordinator forms part of our Business Services team and will report to the School Business Manager.
Why work for Trinity School Sevenoaks?:
· We are a Christian school with a strong vision, values and leadership
· We strive to place staff and students at the centre of everything we do
· We are confident you will enjoy coming to work each day
· There is a real unity across the school and at every level
· You will be joining a school where your efforts will not go unnoticed
· There is ample on-site staff parking
· Good travel links to London (35 mins by train), M25 (10 mins) and we are located in the heart of rural Sevenoaks
You will be responsible for leading and managing business development opportunities to generate income for the school. This includes approaching local businesses about sponsoring activities or facilities, investigating whether the school can apply for grants for small capital projects and managing the voluntary contributions process.
A positive attitude and calm manner with the ability to organise, prioritise and deal with a demanding workload is vital. You will be an excellent communicator, self-starter, tenacious and have strong negotiation skills.
Previous office or administrative experience is essential and applicants must demonstrate a good standard of numeracy and literacy. The ideal candidate will have excellent MS office skills e.g. Excel and Word. Marketing experience with a Certificate in Professional Marketing or above is desirable but not essential.
We are a Christian school through and through and are very keen to uphold this important and foundational element at Trinity. You do not have to be a practising Christian to join us but must be sympathetic to our Christian values.
We highly recommend you come and visit us to experience what others so readily affirm that Trinity is truly a unique place, with a calm and caring atmosphere.
Our school and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students. The successful applicant will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure and checks regarding proof of ID, medical clearance and the right to work in the UK.
If you would like any further information, arrange a visit or an informal discussion please contact Karen Partridge, School Business Manager or Fiona Smith, HR & Business Development Officer on 01732 469111 or email firstname.lastname@example.org