Business Development and Operations Assistant

United Kingdom: Midlands Ashfield Head Office, Ashby, Leicester

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Ref: UK15330

Company :Ashfield Healthcare
Location : Ashfield Head Office, Ashby, Leicester
Vacancy Type : Permanent
Position : Business Development & Operations Assistant

05/10/2017 16:30:18

Job Description

Ashfield Healthcare are proud to be recruiting for a new position within our Business Development department, working as a Business Development & Operations Assistant. The main purpose for this position is to support our business development and operations functions to ensure best possible service is provided to our clients.

As a Business Development & Operations Assistant you will be interacting with two of the key departments in the business which will allow you to experience a wide array of the business functions; seeing business opportunities through from inception in Business Development and Marketing through to Operational Excellence and Financial performance. The successful candidate will gain great experience in a commercial role and will have the opportunity to develop a thriving career.

Key Responsibilities

 (experience is not essential)

  • To be actively involved in the creation of cost models for client proposals
  • To work with procurement to maintain the cost model in line with the business requirements
  • To collate and present the Business Development opportunity pipeline on a weekly basis
  • To provide the Operations team with Operational Excellence support
  • To maintain a contract database for all active business and highlight issues or concerns
  • To complete regular contract audits and present back the results to the BDOE Manager
  • To attend relevant internal and client meetings
  • To provide support and cover for the BDOE Manager

Essential Skills

Person Specification

We are seeking candidates who are passionate, enthusiastic and dynamic that have the ability to confidently speak and interact with different members of staff in the business, someone who has a very analytical mind who can analyse data and present this information to a large audience and is highly organised, very accurate with their work and pays great attention to detail.

Desirable Skills

  • Business related honours degree
  • Strong Excel knowledge and skill set


Ashfield is a fast-paced place to work where you will be highly valued. We’ll give you all the support, training and encouragement you need to deliver first-class results for our clients. With an international reach and great support, the opportunities here are wide and diverse.

It’s our people that have made us successful, and we are committed to our values.

Quality, Partnership, Ingenuity, Expertise and Energy.

If you would like to be considered for this exciting opportunity please select "APPLY NOW" below.

Please note if you have not heard from a member of the recruitment department within 7 days your application has been unsuccessful at this stage.

Thank you for your interest in Ashfield.

Need More Information?

Please contact Komal Sidhu for more information about this Business Development and Operations Assistant job.

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