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9th August 2018

Job Vacancy (Durham): Strategic Account Manager (Schools & Academies)

Durham County Council are seeking a Strategic Account Manager to work with schools and academies.

Salary Range: £35,229 to £39,002

The post holder will be directly responsible for the overall management of the council's Service Level Agreements (SLAs) with schools and academies within County Durham and the wider region.

In this role, the post holder will develop relationships with schools specifically Head Teachers and Business Managers to promote the council’s SLAs and will liaise with the council’s internal providers of SLAs. The post holder will also liaise with the Communications and Marketing Teams to ensure that there is up-to-date marketing material available for the council’s SLAs.

The role will involve being the initial point of contact, in conjunction with the council’s relevant internal SLA provider, for business development opportunities, carrying out monitoring and reporting on performance in this area. The post holder will promote the council’s SLAs with schools in County Durham and the wider region to maximise income for the council

Candidates should have experience of working within a marketing environment; account management with experience in the delivery of service improvements, together with the ability to manage a diverse and complex workload.

Closing date: 23.59 26 August 2018

Click here to find out more and apply.