Regional Executive/Account Manager (Graduate Opportunity)
Leeds, West Yorkshire
£23,500 – £25,500
Our client helps create and sustain the conditions in which businesses in the United Kingdom can compete and prosper for the benefit of all. They are the premier lobbying organisation for UK business on national and international issues. They work with the UK government, international legislators and policymakers to help UK businesses compete effectively.
They now have a new and exciting opportunity where you will support their three regional officers in the North West, North East, Yorkshire and the Humber on their account management of both existing CBI members and potential recruitment targets.
Within this position you will research the major accounts, identifying the policy issues of most concern and relevance to the companies and aligning the CBI’s offering to demonstrate the value and benefit of CBI membership. By liaising with the policy teams in CBI headquarters you will help match member companies specific interests with CBI’s policy product offering. You will research current news, press releases and online sources relating to member and non member companies and attend various meetings and functions with members as necessary.
The successful candidate for this position will have previous experience within similar role and ideally hold a relevant qualification. You will have understanding and interest in the needs of the business community and government policy. You will be a self starter with good research, analytical and interpretation skills with the ability to master complex issues quickly and effectively. Excellent communication and IT skills are a must and you will be highly organised in your approach.
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