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Placement Specialist - Midlands & North





Priory Group Division

Central Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


Competitive + Car Allowance


37.5 Per Week

Job Advert - Division Information

When you join Priory Group you'll be part of something special - an innovative and rapidly growing organisation that is helping to redefine the health, social care and education landscape across the UK.

Job Advert Location Description

This is a remote based role that will cover a large geographical area, some travel to Priory Group sites will be expected. 

Job Advert Role Description

Priory Group have an exciting opportunity for a Placement Specialist to join our Service development team.  As the Priory Placement Specialist you will play a key role in ensuring that opportunities are fully scoped, explored and maximised. You will also be responsible for promoting out existing services, mapping competitive behaviour, identifying trends & demand to inform new business opportunities, working closely with the marketing and PR team to promote the Priory Group brand.   

Placement Specialist responsibilities include but not limited to

  • Work collaboratively with the PPS team, Regional SMT, Finance, and Service Development Director to maximise usage of Priory’s Private Healthcare services
  • Identify opportunities for growth of private services, proactively targeting and approaching new referral sources to develop new referral pathways within the region and nationally
  • Build, maintain and record GP and corporate health care market intelligence within the allocated region to understand competitors and identify new private market opportunities and partnerships
  • Achieve budgeted census and revenue across all services
  • Provide reports for the Regional SMT as required

What we want from a Placement Specialist

  • Proven self-starter with excellent track record in delivering sales target as part of a team to achieve agreed and shared objectives is preferred
  • A high level of personal authority, demonstrated by a mature and professional attitude and confidence when presenting to large groups of internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience of working with a range of stakeholders, delivering both transactional and consultative sales in order to sell existing services, but also to have the initiative and confidence to explore and develop new opportunities
  • Desirable but not essential – strong knowledge of mental health products and private healthcare services.
  • A counselling or therapy qualification/experience would be of benefit for this role.
  • Current and full UK driving license and covered for business use on your motor insurance

What we want to offer a Placement Specialist

  • Competitive salary
  • SMART pension
  • Online benefits portal with cashback options
  • Gymflex
  • 25 Days annual leave + bank holidays
  • Career pathways programme

Please take the time to familiarise yourself with the full job description and person specification prior to submitting an application. Priory Group reserves the right to extend or reduce the deadline depending on the response to the advert so we encourage interested parties to submit an application early.

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