Current Vacancies

Current Vacancies

by Tarriq

We’re always on the look-out for like-minded individuals who carry the same hardworking ethos that is at the core of everything we do at BIU.

We bring in staff that share our values, whose performance is among the top 10% in the industry. New recruits are given the best tools and working environment, enabling them to achieve their full potential.

Learning and development is integral. Staff are supported with first class external training and internal expertise for in-house training and apprenticeships – broadening awareness in different departments and building skill sets enabling progression.

Staff have monthly performance reviews and a Professional Development Portfolio. Benefits include private health care, annual appraisals, cycle to work scheme, discounted gym membership and subsidised massages.

As well as energy and utility consultants, we’ve got an extensive non-production team with expertise ranging from HR and IT through to administration, sales and marketing.

Take a look through our current vacancies below and get in touch if you think you could add something to the team:

Susan Zolotarczuk, HR Officer

Data Entry Assistant / Receptionist

£16,474 – £18,146 + excellent benefits

The company now have an opportunity for an excellent individual to join us in the position of Data Entry Assistant / Receptionist. 

Job responsibilities:

Transfer complex data into a systems database for accurate documentation and record-keeping. Follow procedure to enter account information from invoices in a timely and efficient manner.

This roles means having an ear to the ground and being aware of everything that’s going in the company, from knowing which important meetings will be taking place to co-ordinating deliveries. Often the first person that employees and potential clients see, so must maintain a well-groomed appearance whilst remaining calm, courteous and professional at all times. The ideal candidate will be extremely professional, presentable and approachable.

Skills and attributes required:

Excellent customer service

Skilled typist

Ability to prioritise projects

Ability to work on deadlines

Attention to detail

Solid written and verbal communication skills

Ability to work on a team

Critical thinker & problem-solver

Good maths skills

Enjoy working with computers

Highly organised

Ability to be resourceful and proactive when issues arise

Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite

Multi-tasking and time-management skills, with the ability to prioritise tasks

Minimum requirements:

Maths & English GCSEs level C or above

Previous data entry experience

Customer Service experience

Experience with Microsoft Office

The position is full-time Monday – Friday and an immediate start is essential.

To apply, please forward your CV by Friday 17th November 2017 to susan.zolotarczuk@biu.com

Executive Assistant – 18 month maternity leave contract

£30,000 – £50,000 per annum (Salary dependent on experience and talent)

The founder of the Perfect World Project is looking for an exceptional and experienced Executive PA to cover a period of maternity leave, supporting his busy work and personal life. This role is based in Lytham, Lancashire, on the attractive Fylde Coast.

You must have the proven ability to handle a variety of tasks simultaneously, juggle conflicting demands and think ahead to anticipate needs before they arise. The ability to handle sensitive information with utmost discretion is core to this role.

Initially you would work collaboratively with the current EA for a period of time, ideally 4 months, to ensure a seamless handover; that’s why we are looking for an immediate start in order to give this immersion period the attention it deserves. Following the handover, the role is a 1:1, supporting the founder of the Perfect World Project across several of his companies and his personal life.

This role would suit someone who is extremely loyal, on top of their game and with exceptional organisational and interpersonal skills. Not only that, but someone who can easily adapt to new working processes and people and thrive under pressure whilst remaining calm and collected at all times – representing not only yourself but also The Founder and the Perfect World Project brand to the highest of standards.

Job responsibilities:

Extensive diary management – frequently rescheduling, prioritising and gatekeeping
Assistance in the development of the Perfect World Project TV programme, brand and presence
Arranging international travel – with detailed itineraries, accommodation, transfers, flights, currency etc
Management of administrative staff / Office Manager
Organising and compiling meeting packs and papers and organisation of meetings
Conserve founder’s time by reading, researching, routing correspondence; drafting e-mails/letters/documents; collecting and analysing information; initiating communications
Arranging social events
Creating PowerPoint presentations, some Excel spreadsheets
Ad-hoc personal errands

Skills and attributes required:

A passion for being a EA/PA
A passion for life
A proven background as an Executive PA Is required
Ability to organise complex multi-stop diary and travel, and rearrange accordingly
Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal
Exceptional organisational skills
Excellent IT skills including Excel and Power Point
Strong attention to detail
Negotiation skills

The chosen candidate will be positive, enthusiastic and talented and be able to anticipate needs to make life and work flow seamlessly.

To apply, please send your covering letter and CV to Susan.Zolotarczuk@biu.com

Business Development - Field Based

Competitive salary plus bonus and excellent benefits

We currently have an opportunity for a high-calibre Business Development Manager to join our dynamic Sales & Marketing team; working with clients to deliver their energy priorities in terms of procurement, bureau services and energy management within the retail , manufacturing, financial and public services sectors.

Job Responsibilities

  • Present BIU’s complete range of Energy Consultancy Services to large, commercial energy users at FD level
  • Achieve sales targets and KPI’s
  • Manage pipeline of opportunities
  • Identify new business prospects
  • Deliver new business opportunities from existing clients
  • Follow-up appointments and sales activity
  • Manage sales paperwork
  • National travel is a requirement of this role

Skills and attributes required

  • Industry experience essential
  • Self motivated and target driven
  • Professional and consultative approach to sales
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Strong commercial awareness
  • Proven sales experience within the energy industry
  • Sales experience within Energy Consultancy would be a distinct advantage
  • Full driving licence is required

To apply, please send your covering letter and CV to Susan.Zolotarczuk@biu.com

Closing date: Thursday 20th July

Telesales Executive

Salary circa £22,500 basic + commission + benefits

We are currently recruiting for an outbound Sales Executive and Energy Procurement appointment maker to work within our New Business Department; contacting prospective, blue chip clients at FD level and making quality appointments for our Business Development Managers to present BIU’s energy procurement services.

Job Responsibilities

  • Contact prospective customers (with a minimum annual spend of £250,000 on energy)
  • Book quality appointments for BDM’s
  • Follow-up on leads / meetings

Skills and attributes required

  • Experience of contacting key decision makers
  • Six months mimimum experience within a similar role (gained within the energy industry)
  • Knowledge of energy procurement
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work autonomously

Please note: You will only be considered for this role if you have B2B Sales experience and knowledge of Energy Procurement.

To apply, please send your covering letter and CV to Susan.Zolotarczuk@biu.com

Closing date: Thursday 20th July