Growth Advisor

London, Birmingham, Manchester
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Purpose of Role

The Business Growth Advisor plays a pivotal role within the Business Growth Services department within Grant Thornton UK LLP. 

Growth365 is a brand new, innovative and consultative initiative. It has been designed to provide a prestigious and strategic service to fast growing businesses with £10-100m turnover. The post holder is responsible for developing a client portfolio and effectively delivering the Growth365 service to clients and acting as their trusted business advisor.

Growth365 has been designed for high-growth businesses; it is a tailored pre-qualified membership service. Members, receive a bespoke actionable programme that is delivered by a dedicated and experienced business leader. 

Main Responsibilities

  • You will be responsible for the development of this venture and recruiting client companies to the programme and ensuring they are both eligible and suitable
  • You will build, manage and serve a portfolio of at least 15 companies
  • Day to day you will act as a trusted advisor for each of your members, providing them with the support and advice they need to grow
  • A referral network is vital, you will introduce key people to clients to help their growth journey as well as answer growth-specific questions

Experience/Education/Qualifications required:

  • Highly credible business expert with an excellent understanding of high growth businesses, how they work and the challenges and barriers to their growth
  • Sophisticated networking, business development, influencing and selling skills appropriate to this type of programme
  • Ability to, and understanding of, how to match companies and coaches considering skills, experience and personality dimensions
  • Effective advocate who is thoroughly networked and knowledgeable of national and local business support infrastructure
  • Able to develop strong relationships with senior management in client companies and with a wide range of business support specialists

Additional Information

Dynamic organisations know they need to apply both reason and instinct to decision-making. At Grant Thornton UK LLP, this is how we advise our clients every day. We combine award-winning technical expertise with the intuition, insight and confidence gained from our extensive sector experience and a deeper understanding of our clients.

We look for people who understand business, people who will ask insightful questions and challenge thinking, people who are approachable, proactive and seize opportunities as they arise. In short, people who can be as fast and agile as our clients are. 

Grant Thornton is one of the world's leading providers of independent assurance, tax and advisory services. Over 31,000 Grant Thornton people, across 100 countries, are focused on making a difference to clients, colleagues and the communities in which we live and work.

Job information

Firm: Grant Thornton

Location: London, Birmingham, Manchester