This is an exciting opportunity for an analytical bid/proposal writer with at least a year’s experience in supporting commercial activity to take the next step in their career. You’ll have the opportunity to develop your skills in a highly collaborative environment whilst having clear career progression as we continue to accelerate our already considerable growth.
Learning Pool’s Bid Team supports our commercial organization in responding to external requests for information, defining world-class solutions and preparing compelling project proposals. Working as part of the team, you will also help salespeople and learning consultants to qualify opportunities, prepare bid presentations and proposals for the customer and maintain an up to date library of bid assets.
You will need to enjoy working to fixed and often short deadlines and have the ability to network effectively across Learning Pool to coordinate resources and expertise from colleagues in other teams. An eye for detail and fantastic communication skills are required, whilst a good understanding of learning technologies is an advantage but not essential.
The role holder will:
In addition to the responsibilities above, you may be required to perform other duties assigned by the department from time to time. We work as a team and everyone is expected to chip in with help as needed.
The successful candidate will demonstrate that they are enthusiastic and knowledgeable about technology, skilled at communicating this with a broad range of clients both verbally and in writing and have an exceptional eye for detail. Commercial experience in selling learning technology products and services is desirable but not necessarily essential for the right candidate.
At interview we’ll want to see that you can demonstrate these characteristics.
The Learning Pool team is filled with people who have a real passion for what they do. We’ve got a fresh approach to partnering with our customers. One that makes a real difference with a 98% customer satisfaction rate. We are a full-service online training and analytics provider, offering courses, tools, and content creation to over 750 organizations and more than 2 million learners.
With the largest and most flexible catalogue of learning content on the market, we deliver a highly customized learning experience, at a fraction of the cost of a bespoke project. We support organizations globally with their training blend, including personalised learning, gamification and AI-driven performance support.
Learning Pool is the current Learning Technologies Company of the Year, received the Customer Focus Award at the Institute of Customer Service, is listed annually in the Sunday Times Best Companies to Work For and is a Gold Investors In People company. In addition, the company is the only Core Leader offering Lower Total Cost of Ownership solutions in the 2019 Fosway Digital Learning 9-Grid.
Our recent acquisition of HT2 Labs, the leading provider of Learning Experience and Analytics solutions, saw our staff numbers rise to over 185 colleagues across our six offices in the UK and USA.
The successful candidate can expect to take advantage of the great benefits and career opportunities that come with working for us, including:
Bid Executive, Nottingham or Derry *The closing date for this role is 31st January 2020*
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