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We have positons available all over the United Kingdom.

Photography Field Researcher Open

Our business is growing and we are looking for talented people to join our team. Our research department has several part-time freelance contract positions available for field researcher photographers across the UK. If we do not currently have a position available in your region, we will keep your details on file and contact you when a position becomes available.

The role entails updating our database of retailers in the UK by physically visiting each premises, including photographing new businesses. You will be required to visit hundreds of premises each month, across many towns and cities.

You will be supplied with a list of towns and streets and retail premises which need updating each month. You will also be supplied with the necessary hardware and software, and receive full training in how to use it. All travel expenses will be covered.

What we need

  • Good map reading skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Good photographic skills/knowledge
  • Self confidence & self motivation
  • Ability to work on your own

What you get

  • Hourly Pay - £8.00 - £10.00 per hour
  • Flexible working hours and approach
  • Training
  • A tablet PC device and camera

The role would suit someone who requires part time work to supplement another income. Work is available on weekdays only. Weekend work not permitted.

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Business Development Manager Open

We are the Local Data Company (LDC) and we are the UK’s No.1 provider of business information and analytics to the retail sector. Our products are used by top brands such as the BBC, Hibu (formerly Yell) and Nationwide, whilst our data powers the local in services such as Google Maps, Bing Maps and Facebook Places. We are the technology company that helps other companies understand what’s happening on the High Street.

Based in Hammersmith, our growing company is looking for a talented and experienced Business Development Manager to join our team. We currently have a position available for an experienced sales person to aggressively drive new customers to our Account Management Channel. This is a role which would suit a person currently in B2B Sales, and would be interested in progressing their career in commercial B2B sales.

Your responsibilities would include developing new relationships with potential customers. Your approach will be to understand each potential customers unique requirements, and provide solutions from the portfolio of products and services LDC provide. We give you both support and autonomy, with industry leading experts to train you in the world of commercial retail. You must have 5 years previous sales experience, plus a drive to succeed, and the confidence to handle business customers from day one.

What we need

  • Outstanding communication
  • Self confidence & self motivation
  • Keen interest and knowledge in B2B Sales
  • Strong work ethic

What you get

  • Basic Salary: £35,000
  • On Target Earnings £60,920
  • Company Pension
  • 21 days holiday
  • iPhone & MacBook
  • Flexible approach

We are a friendly and forward thinking company, who value our staff and are committed to providing an outstanding culture. The people who tend to be most successful with us are confident, intelligent and passionate about their work. If you are interested in progressing your career with a technology company that has a people-first approach, then we want to hear from you!

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