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Business Manager - recruitment agency

Reading, Berkshire
Remote Working
Remote Working
£25,000 to £70,000
Job Type
14 Sep 2022

Business Manager

Guildford / London / Reading / Southampton - (with blended home working and office working)

£28,000 to £70,000+ OTE + car allowance

Are you an experienced Business Manager with a passion for recruitment?

Or are you an experienced recruiter looking for your first step into management?

Are you wanting security in your role & build your career with a global brand?

A fantastic opportunity to join Reed- Guildford Technology as a Business Manager has just become available!

At Reed our purpose is to improve lives through work and as Business Manager for Reed Guildford, you would play a crucial role in helping us achieve this.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone to grow and develop the team, making the role your own!

What sets Reed Technology apart?

  • Longevity across consultants and management team avg. 6-7 years. Our Managing Director has been with the business 15 years and counting!
  • We operate a dedicated specialist Practice business within the IT market, we truly are specialists
  • We operate a boutique style IT business with the stability, backing and client base of a business the size of Reed
  • Every business need tech professionals- it is one of the fastest growing recruitment sectors in the World!

What Reed can offer you:

  • Dynamic Working Policy / WFH / Office Mix
  • Latest technology - Surface Go / MS Teams
  • Support towards Recruitment Qualifications
  • Internal Learning & Development Team for all inhouse training for both consultants and managers
  • Very competitive uncapped bonus schemes
  • Long service sabbaticals


  • As a Business Manager your main objective will be to increase profitability for your business ensuring targets are met and performance is high
  • You will run a successful recruitment desk, leading by example to motivate and inspire
  • You will grow & develop your client base to gain the greatest market share
  • You will demonstrate expertise as a recruiter and act as an example to your team in candidate and client facing activities
  • The Business Manager always works within best practice guidelines and sets an example to follow in terms or service delivery, creativity, performance, networking and developing and sustaining professional relationships


  • You will able to demonstrate leadership skills, sales expertise & resilience
  • You must who have the tenacity, ambition, and drive to identify, build, and grow our market share within your geographical area
  • You will be heavily supported and encouraged to maximise your full potential
  • You will advocate the Reed values; we work together, we are fair, open and honest & we take ownership

If this is something you are interested in, please apply today!

Reed is truly one of the best places to work - see our most recent awards:

24th - Job Crowd Top Companies - Top place for apprentices - 2021

Management Today's 'Special Recognition Award: 'Response to Covid-19' for the support provided to others throughout the pandemic - 2021

Reed Voted One of Europe's Most Inclusive Companies - Reed ranked 208th in Europe on the published list of 850 companies, 61st in the UK (2nd in our industry) - 2020

Reed one of the best places to work - Glassdoor - Reed is the only Recruitment Company to have been placed on the UK top 50 - 2020

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  • Job Reference: 711520362-2
  • Date Posted: 14 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Reed
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £25,000 to £70,000
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment
  • Job Type: Permanent