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Assessment Consultant (Scotland), Hodder Education

Who we are and what we do

RS Assessment from Hodder Education, of Hachette UK, is a leading educational publisher, delivering market-leading, award-winning print and digital assessment resources into the Primary, and Secondary Markets. In the home market, we sell to all schools within the 4-18 age range.

What you will be doing

We are looking for an Assessment Consultant to work during school term-time. In this varied and challenging role, the successful candidate will sell print and digital assessment resources to primary and secondary schools and local authority contacts in Scotland. The responsibilities of this role would include visiting schools and local authorities, representing the company at exhibitions and conferences, carrying out telesales and online meetings and delivering regular qualitative and quantitative reports. Living in the Edinburgh or Glasgow areas, you will travel to all parts of Scotland ensuring schools are aware of our assessment range and offering excellent customer service and support.

Who we are looking for

We are looking for someone who has sales experience, preferably in an educational context who is organised, driven and a great team player.

What we offer

The role sits within the RS Assessment team, one of 4 home sales teams maintained by Hodder Education. Our products are highly regarded, and we have a strong existing customer base which gives an excellent springboard for growing our sales with new, innovative products and a strong backlist. We offer in depth initial training and ongoing support both in the field and at our Glasgow office.

Our Commitment

Hachette employs people on the basis of their abilities. We aim to attract and develop talent from a base as broad as the world of readers we want to reach, with a wide and representative range of age, faith, disability, race, gender, sexuality and socio-economic, regional and cultural backgrounds.

To apply, send your full CV and covering letter to: Alternatively, hard copies can be sent to: HR Department, Carmelite House, 50 Victoria Embankment, London, EC4Y 0DZ.

Closing Date: 14th February 2020

Salary Range: £22,000-£25,000

Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are only able to get in touch directly with shortlisted candidates. If you are shortlisted and need us to make any adjustments to help you attend for interview, please do let us know.