Business Advisor

  • Job Reference: SWR2595
  • Date Posted: 19 February 2021
  • Recruiter: Suffolk Chamber of Commerce
  • Location: Ipswich, Suffolk
  • Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Engineering, Management and Executive Positions, Manufacturing, Energy / Oil / Gas, Sales, Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Business Advisor – Suffolk Chamber of Commerce, one of the leading business membership organisations in Suffolk, is looking for a talented and ambitious Business Adviser for this newly created role within their supply chain team, to provide business engagement and targeted business advice and support to help uncover contract opportunities for the Sizewell C Supply Chain project.

This is a fixed term contract initially to 31 December 2021 with opportunities for extension based on achieving key milestones.  We also can offer flexible working opportunities including occasional home working.

As the Business Adviser, you will be an outgoing, charismatic, dynamic, and forward-thinking person.  You will have experience in communicating with businesses, stakeholders, and local authorities. Ideally, you will have supply chain experience within the nuclear sector, but more important to us is your previous experience of business engagement. 

 As a Business Advisor you will also be required to:

  • Raise awareness of the supply chain offer through a wide range of targeted engagement opportunities.
  • Have an excellent understanding of the local business landscape.
  • Develop business improvement plans to assist suppliers in maximising their chances to win contracts at Sizewell C.

 If you are confident, an enthusiastic networker with good engagement skills and a keen interest in the local business community, this exciting new role will help develop you within a supportive and proactive team. If this sounds of interest, we would love to hear from you!

 If you have the relevant skills and experience and would like to join our company, please apply by forwarding a Covering Letter and CV as one document to advise why you feel suitable for this role as soon as possible. Please note a full driving licence and access to transport is essential to be a successful candidate.  We look forward to hearing from you.

 This is a full-time role initially for a fixed term initially ending on the 31 December 2021, with opportunities for extension based on achieving key milestones. In return, the salary on offer is £25,000 - £35,000 per annum. Other benefits will include expenses, company pension, onsite parking, flexible working, and healthcare package.

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Additional keywords: Business, Advisor, Sales, Customer Service, Supply, Chain, Nuclear, Energy

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