Account Manager

Overall Purpose:

  • Accountable to the Head of Business Development, the Account Manager is responsible for providing a comprehensive, confidential and professional service to support the growth and sustainability of the business

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Manage new and existing Levy Client relationships and accounts
  • Support the Head of Business Development increase new business

Help generate new business through existing apprenticeship levy paying clients

  • Responsible for dealing with queries and questions from levy paying clients
  • Meet regularly with existing levy paying clients to discuss service and learning progress
  • On call to levy paying clients
  • On occasion meet with potential new clients to advice on GLP Training’s Apprenticeship Levy Solution
  • Support the implementation and launch process of a new levy client
  • On occasion deliver presentations and supporting documentation to new potential clients
  • Demonstrate an understand of the Apprenticeship Levy to support employers
  • On occasion attend industry functions, association events and conferences and provide feedback and information on the market and changes
  • Help identify new opportunities for campaigns and services that will lead to business development and growth
  • Take responsibility for behaving in a manner that supports GLP Training’s culture and values
  • Support the development of the Business Development Strategy for GLP Training
  • On occasion conduct market research for current demands within the training industry
  • Work with technical staff and other internal colleagues to meet customer needs
  • Responsible for MI and data reports on levy paying clients

Performance Criteria:

  • Help build and maintain relationships with levy paying clients
  • Ensure KPI’s are reported on a weekly basis
  • Reports daily to Head of Business Development to allow accurate feedback
  • Support in variety of areas to meet deadlines throughout the business.
  • Monthly target planning
  • To support other departments as requested to achieve business objective

Generic Responsibilities & Expected Standards

  • Maintain a high standard of customer service and care within your area of responsibility
  • Adherence to all Company policies and procedures
  • Ensure all work produced is of a high quality standard and adherence to standards laid down in Company procedures or as directly by your line manager
  • Ensure that Health & Safety standards are maintained at all times, including following safe working practices
  • Employees have a legal duty that gives them responsibility, so far as is reasonably practicable, to ensure that they do not endanger themselves or anyone else by their acts or omissions
  • To co-operate with the Company on Health & Safety matters and not interfere with or misuse anything provided for health, safety and welfare purposes
  • Keep areas of work clean and tidy
  • Ensure that any equipment supplied for the purpose of your work is maintained and any defects are reported
  • GLP Training prides its self on being an Equal Opportunity employer and values the diversity of all its employees. It also expects employees to act in ways that  support this ethos.
  • Learning & Development is a shared responsibility between GLP Training and its employees. Individuals are expected to play an active role in identifying and undertaking development activity
  • All employees have a responsibility to carry out their work with due regard for the environment. The Company Environmental Policy procedures relevant to your area must be followed 


The details outlined in this job description reflect the content of the post at the date the job description was prepared. It is inevitable that over time the nature of employee’s jobs will change, existing duties may be lost and other duties gained without changing the general character of the work or level of responsibility entailed. It is intended that this job description will be revised from time to time in discussion with the post holder

In addition, you may be expected to perform other duties commensurate with this position or as required to assist the business needs. Any additional tasks will be kept within your abilities and skills range, and training will be provided if necessary. Such agreement should not be unreasonably withheld



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