Director, Marketing & Development

Our client is seeking a Marketing and Development Director to join their busy team in Bristol.


Reports to: Managing Director

Manages: BD, Marketing & Development Team

Salary: Up to £60,000k

Location: Bristol


Overall Purpose of Role:

Drive the strategic growth of our client’s business, developing and delivering the growth strategy to increase participants, partners and programmes, and working with the MD to identify, invest in and integrate new acquisitions.


Duties Include:

• Work as an active member of the Senior Leadership Team
• Lead the Sales, Marketing and Growth Strategy
• Achieve target sales income and growth in participant numbers and partners
• Create and deliver a strategy for developing new partner schools and to support their high activity in recruitment and programme delivery
• Work with MD on acquisition and integration strategy for new businesses
• Oversee brand strategy and PR activity
• Design and deliver multi-channel marketing campaigns encompassing digital and social media, events and speaking slots, E Direct Marketing, website and SEO
• Undertake market research and analysis to identify views and needs
• Work with Programme Directors to develop and launch new programmes that meet market needs
• Manage the marketing and development team, ensuring all have clear objectives, regular 121s, training, team meetings and honest feedback
• Assess opportunities markets, audiences, drivers, competitors, bids
• Oversee the development of resources: digital, online and traditional to support the growth strategy
• Produce management reports


Person Specification:
• Undergraduate degree essential
• Highly motivated and results driven
• Experience of leading marketing & digital strategy within the education sector, with knowledge of latest trends
• Creative, innovative and effective at leading change
• Experience of producing an annual plan, with regular review of KPIs
• Excellent communication skills


Reference: 216482


Store Manager

We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic, hardworking and driven Shop Manager to run our clients successful store in Bristol. We are seeking someone who will be passionate about driving our clients brand forward and fulfilling its potential with attention to detail, customer care and inspirational leadership.

Hours: Full Time – (Including Saturdays)
Salary: £20,000-£26,000kpa
Location: Bristol

Duties will include:
• Responsible for every aspect of the day-to-day management of the store, including sales, staff, stock and resources management, H&S and Hygiene compliance and training development
• Ensure the smooth running of the shop
• Drive successful performance
• Improve the customer experience and sales
• To work on the shop floor and be in constant contact with their customers and your team
• Ensure your team of staff give great customer service and elevate our status in the field

If you are ready for a new challenge, you will need to:
• Have at least 2 years’ experience in a retail environment
• Have excellent customer service skills
• Have experience working within budgets
• Speak and write in fluent English
• Have solid IT skills
• Have good organization and administration skills
• Be numerate to a good level


This is a great opportunity to work for a well-respected business in a wonderful part of Bristol. If it sounds like the perfect role for you, apply today!


Reference: 216475


Property Manager

Our Client are seeking 2 Property Managers to join their expanding team in Bristol, one to cover Maternity Leave and another on a full time permanent basis. 

Working for a firm with a vibrant and lively team this a fantastic opportunity for a practical and proactive individual with experience in a construction of facilities role to become a Property Manager for an established company in Bristol.
Maintaining a large portfolio of high specification properties, the successful Property Manager will coordinate the maintenance, tenancies, inspections and administration of properties across Bristol, liaising with tenants, landlords and maintenance staff.

Salary: Up to £23,000
Location: Bristol
Hours: Full time including one in every 3 Saturdays

Duties Include:
• Getting to know landlords and their individual requirements
• Liaising with resident tenants and landlords
• Acting as a go between ensuring a balance between Landlord spend and maintaining the value/standard of their property
• Liaising with 100 properties, with an average of 5 students in each
• Liaising with 1 Landlord who owns the houses/apartments above

Person Specification:
• A basic knowledge of how a house/property works
• Customer service skills
• Customer focussed skills
• An essential knowledge of costings for projects and what would be reasonable
• Diplomatic approach
• A calm approach in all situations is essential


This is a fast paced and challenging role requiring exceptional organisation and coordination skills along with outstanding communication skills in order to develop and maintain a customer orientated service. If this sounds like the perfect role for you, apply today!


Reference: 216463


Property Manager

Our Client’s business has a desire to continue its growth in the area through service levels, proactivity and choice for developers, resident management companies and landlords – adding value and providing professional support.

Due to increased market share, consistent internal growth, and a determination to further improve the standard of service, the need for two further Property Managers has been identified.

-Circa 23-27k

Key duties and responsibilities include:
•Managing of high profile residential leasehold developments and freehold estates
•Carrying out site inspections to ensure blocks are suitably maintained
•Attending and chairing AGM’s, EGM’s and residents meetings both formal and informal
•Enhancing client relationships by providing a personal and reliable service
•Being commercially astute for both the client and the core business
•Management of day to day queries on remedial works, repairs, maintenance and other issues
•Control of documentation and invoices pertaining to works within the portfolio liaising with contractors, finance and internal accounting teams
•Preparation of annual service charge estimates and reviewing expenditure
•Instructing contractors to deal with works required including monitoring contractor performance
•Dealing with all aspects of Health & Safety and Fire risks and where necessary liaising with insurers and Loss Adjusters as well as the in-house team.
•Being efficient in the way of working by utilising technology to proactively manage the buildings, clients and finances.
•Working with the accounts department to deliver service charge accounts.

Key attributes include:
•Customer focused whilst balancing a commercial approach
•Awareness of the residential management industry and a willingness to progress with IRPM study and qualifications
•Very strong communication skills with clients, colleagues and contractors
•Good time management and the ability to prioritise
•Confident in IT to assist with use of bespoke in-house software
•Team player in assisting the Company with achieving its goals by working within a POD structure
•Understanding of Service Charge accounting

This is a fantastic opportunity for a hard-working and motivated individual who like a challenge! If it sounds like the right role for you, apply today!


Reference: 216452


Branch Manager

Our Client have a fantastic opportunity for a Branch Manager to join their team in Bristol.


OTE around £45,000 - £47,000 plus car allowance
Hours: Mon – Friday 9am-6pm and one in three Saturdays 9am-4pm


Responsibilities include:
• Managing and growing a successful sales and lettings office
• Leading a team of approx. 5/6 negotiators
• Promoting and generating financial services leads for their sister company
• Generating leads for their associated conveyancing partner
• Adhering to the latest legislation
• Undertaking valuations for both sales and lettings
• Sales progression
• Weekly reporting of figures


The successful applicant will:
• Have a good experience in residential estate agency
• Have a proven track record in senior positions within the industry
• Be a confident leader
• Be success-driven and ambitious
• Have excellent organisational skills
• Be self-motivated and capable of working under your own initiative and sometimes in a stressful environment
• Have a full, clean, UK driving license


If it sounds like the perfect role for you, apply today!


Reference: 216451


Business Change Manager

DEPARTMENT: Transformation

SALARY: £50,000


We have an exciting opportunity to join our Client, a progressive law firm at a time of major change. The UK legal industry is changing quickly, and we are looking for someone to work with their Director to accelerate the pace of change and help them meet their strategic goals.

Attitude is key; we are looking for someone that is flexible and supportive, that has great organisational skills and has a positive and proactive approach to implementing change. We are looking for a candidate that can champion new ways of working and is a confident communicator. Helping teams find simple and practical solutions to get things done is key to this role.


· Leading major change projects that have a significant impact on the firm. Bringing together strong
project management skills, with excellent communication and a great understanding of how to lead
organisations successfully through major change.
· Supporting teams in reviewing and improving how they work to deliver even better service to clients.
· Leading process mapping workshops, creating and maintaining task lists, following up on actions,
working with a broad range of stakeholders to achieve successful outcomes.
· Help teams identify opportunities to work in more efficient and productive ways, including doing
more digitally, to manage and deliver changes to how they work and support teams through the
change process. Working across teams to facilitate smooth transition into new models of working.
· Support the Director across a variety of firm wide projects.


· Good background in project management and business change. This role brings together project
management, business analysis and organisational change.
· Knowledge of professional service firms and the delivery of legal services.
· A good broad understanding of technology and a genuine interest in how it can be used to deliver
work more efficiently.
· Good attention to detail, good organisational skills, strong communication skills, training/qualification
in project management an advantage e.g. APMP or Prince 2.
· Previous experience of business analysis an advantage
· Strong desire and ability to learn new ways of working and finding ways to encourage others to
adopt new ways of working.
· Good written and analytical skills.
· Good ability and experience of writing reports, developing communication plans, writing to inform
large audiences
· Great people skills, confident in speaking to people at all levels of the business and able to facilitate
group work.
· Happy to work closely with others and on own initiative.
· Good IT literacy, good skills in all Microsoft products, knowledge and experience of Visio an

This is a varied and exciting role that is suited to someone with a ‘can-do’ attitude. If it sounds like the perfect role for you, apply today!



Reference: 216447