Employer Opportunities Officer

England, West Sussex, Haywards Heath
£32661 - £38425 per annum
06 Jan 2021
20 Jan 2021
Clarion Housing Group Ltd
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

We are looking for an exceptional Employer Opportunities Officer to join our team at Clarion Futures.

As a key member of our team you will be responsible for securing account managed employment opportunities for our residents. Working in partnership with local employers, you will develop local and regional partnerships to ensure that there is a constant flow of ring-fenced vacancies. You will need to utilise your expertise to develop demand led recruitment strategies in line with local labour market needs. Your focus will be on Business Development as a way to increase employer participation in developing "Sector Based Work Academy" programmes alongside partners such as the Job Centre. You will promote the Clarion Futures brand and increase awareness of the services to ensure that you are tied into economic development opportunities across the region.

Your duties will include:

  • Developing a portfolio of employer managed accounts via regular Business Development activity.
  • Work alongside Employment Support Officers in the region to develop bespoke recruitment programmes.
  • Leading on marketing and promoting new employment opportunities to increase resident participation and help source candidates for your vacancies.
  • Developing a network of support agencies and providers who will refer residents and support their positive progression into work

You will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and be excited by the prospect of achieving targets in a highly performing team. You will need to have demonstrable experience of working in an employer engagement type role to meet the essential criteria.

This is a fantastic opportunity to utilise your extensive skills and experience to really make a difference in people's lives.

If this sounds like an opportunity you would be interested in, we look forward to hearing from you.

Closing Date: 20th January at midnight

For further details on this vacancy please click 'apply'.

Applicants must be able to travel across regions as required.

This post is subject to Enhanced Criminal Record Check Clearance.

Clarion Futures

Clarion Futures is the charitable foundation of Clarion Housing Group. Our mission is to provide support, skills and opportunities to Clarion residents nationwide, transforming lives and communities.

We exist to maximise the opportunities available to our residents, providing people with the tools and support they need to overcome their challenges, from employment and financial support, through to youth and community programmes.

Diversity and Inclusion

We want Clarion to be a workplace where everyone feels valued, can be themselves and know they can reach their full potential. We embrace and celebrate our differences through various initiatives and support colleagues through a number of staff networks.

We're committed to building a strong, diverse workforce and making Clarion an inclusive place to work.