Employer Engagement Executive

Job Roles:
Adviser, Business Development, Other
Organisation Type:
Further Education
FE College
Contract Type:
Full Time
Subject Area:
Careers, Education, Apprenticeships
North West
Contract Term:
Salary Description:
Up to £32,013
13th Jul 2017
Start Date:
Wigan & Leigh College
Job Ref:

Join Wigan & Leigh College on our journey to outstanding

Proud to be a Grade 2 College, Wigan & Leigh College is now embarking on its journey to become Outstanding. With over 6,500 students and a turnover of £26m, the College is in a strong position to continue to move forward and grow.

The College has distinct ambitions to expand its choice of programmes and services to meet the needs of the local community and support the economic transformation of Wigan and surrounding areas.

The College has created a community that encourages all students to enhance their learning through wider opportunities and support services; to maximise their achievements and secure progression onto further study and employment.


Proud to be a Grade 2 College - join us on our journey to Outstanding


The Business Services team at the College is growing and developing. We are looking to appoint an Employer Engagement Executive to further support its development.

The Employer Engagement Executive will work closely with the Head of Employer Engagement to develop new business and generate revenue income for the College’s training services, including apprenticeships, traineeships, ESF and other training solutions. More specifically, the Employer Engagement Executive will ensure that all leads are followed up with employers, undertake training needs analysis and solution implementation for new and existing clients. They will also be responsible for negotiating a service level agreement with key employers, identifying agreed delivery requirements, costs and payment schedules.

The appointed applicant will be highly motivated with the ability to demonstrate a successful sales background, ideally gained with a training provider.

The College reserves the right to interview for this post should we receive suitable candidates prior to the closing date.

The successful candidate will be required to apply for a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced check.

The College is only accepting direct applicants for this role, no agency contact is required.

Please send your application to: personnel@wigan-leigh.ac.uk

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Closing Date:
Contact Details:
Wigan & Leigh College
Tel: 01942 761554
Contact: HR Department

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