Graduate Research Associate

Full Time Leeds West Yorkshire IT Job Pro UK

Job Title: Graduate Research Associate
Location: Leeds
Salary: £22k basic salary/ with uncapped OTE/Commission
Sector: IT

Our client is a globally recognisable IT services provider that offer businesses hosting, network and communications services. Their influential enterprise focuses on benefiting businesses with the range of award-winning services they offer.

Our client are now looking for focused and driven graduates to join the research team in their Leeds office, seeking vital business opportunities and helping them deliver during an exciting period of growth that they’re experiencing! 

Graduate Research Associate- What you get:

A competitive basic salary of £22,000
Uncapped OTE taking you Y1 total earnings higher!
Excellent training that is geared towards your progression
Regular team socials and nights out with a vibrant and inclusive company
Private healthcare and pension
Lucrative bonus and incentive schemes
25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays!
Flexible working options- you can divide your week working from home and in the office
Graduate Research Associate- The Role:

The successful candidate will work and learn in conjunction with senior team members and other teams within the company on new search projects. Main responsibilities will include:

Use researching tools and techniques to search for an identify prospective companies and clients
Create a pipeline for all target prospects that you have discovered through your research
Create initial contact with key decision makers at the prospective companies, creating an  interest in the company offering
Maintain contact with new and existing contacts, qualifying their suitability and interest in order to establish whether the company offering can help them
Perform regular outreach over the phone, email and using social channels, as well as engaging face to face with customers, with an overall aim to book meetings to pass over to senior members of the team
Manage and maintain the company CRM system entering any valuable research information you establish, as well as recording client details, ensuring both are completed accurately and in a timely manner
Graduate Research Associate- About You:

Educated to degree level
Excellent communication, interpersonal and relationship building skills- you must be confident engaging with others on a regular basis!
Demonstrable track record of building customer relationships
Organised, with excellent time management skills
Personable and adaptable
Self-motivated with a strong desire to succeed
Pareto Law values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

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