Business Development Manager

£29558 to £32500
07 Jul 2017
15 Aug 2017
Full Time
Contract Type

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Business Development Manager

£29558 to £32500

37 hours per week based in our Workington Office

Cumbria Youth Alliance is restructuring and as part of our sustainability planning we have created a new post for a Business Development Manager who will oversee the work of the programmes supporting young people who are unemployed or at risk of school dropout. You will have worked in this field and have an established network with employers and schools.

You will have carried out this role in a previous organisation and have a proven track record in business development and income generation.  You will have a degree level education or equivalent along with at least 5 years recent work experience in a similar position with staff management responsibilities and evidence of recent significant income generation. Ideally you will have experience of overseeing ESF paperwork and reporting

You will be based in our Workington Office but we cover the whole of Cumbria so travel will be an essential part of your role for which a generous travel allowance is paid.  For a full job description and person specification you can download it from or ring 01900- 603131 or email

Applications must be submitted using the CYA application forms from the website

We would like the post to commence on or around early September 2017

 You will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and you will provide at least two references – one of which will be your most recent or current employer.

Closing date for applications is 15th August 2017