Business Manager CV : free Word CV template with example details

A very lovely CV template that uses an innovative 'cogs' design to give the layout a business theme. This template starts with the usual personal objective and then moves to the slightly less usual quotes from referees - this section could of course be used instead to showcase some key achievements. Next, the work history is laid out in a lovely grid format which is easily expanded if needed, providing plenty of space for key details. More sections are provided for qualifications, interests and references but like all of our CV templates, it's easy to customise the layout to suit your own needs and circumstances.

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  • CV ref: #178
  • File size: 60kb
  • File format: Microsoft Word (docx)
  • File name: Business-manager-CV-template.docx
  • Fonts required: Open Sans family (free)
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JAMES HINCKLEY | BUSINESS MANAGER

7 THE STREET, THE TOWN | THE CITY NG1 234 | JAMES.HINCKLEY@AOL.COM | 07456 123456
TWITTER: @JAMESHINCKLEY | LINKEDIN: @JAMESHINCKLEY75

PERSONAL STATEMENT

I am a highly effective Business Manager with demonstrable experience of managing teams in high volume customer service environments. I am a professional, resilient and credible people manager who inspires trust in others and can proactively drive change when making recommendations for improvement. I am looking for a position within an SME, with the opportunity to build and grow my own team and delivering operational excellence.

“James has proven himself more than capable of delivering services through people whilst adhering to standard operating procedures.”

~ RANDY CAMPBELL, CEO, CAMPBELL’S SOUPS

“James effectively manages resources, creating the required capacity and capability to meet workload/team demands.”

~ ALICE WARD, CEO, VINTAGE BLINDS

“James has a real ability to motivate, coach and support a team ensuring delivery success to specified targets.”

~ CLARE JONES, CEO, PANSRUS

“James is exceptional at spotting opportunities for improvement and highlighting risks and issues early on.”

~ ROGER GEOFFREY, CEO, TAKE2 LTD

WORK HISTORY

BUSINESS MANAGER : 2017 – DATE
CAMPBELL’S SOUPS

Reporting to the Head of Contact Centre and Business Support I am responsible for delivering operational excellence and consistent high levels of customer service. I work collaboratively with the Unit’s management team, managing and providing input into a range of projects and initiatives, including delivering operational changes. As a strong communicator and an an advocate of service excellence, I strive to ensure that staff potential is maximised through effective leadership.

BUSINESS MANAGER : 2014 – 2017
VINTAGE BLINDS
My role was to facilitate the selling of blinds and to maximise profitability through the sale of finance solutions and insurance to customers. I was required to oversee the sales process, ensuring all sales activities are systematically managed, including direct negotiation with customers if required, to ensure that deals retain maximum profit, and that customer satisfaction is delivered to the highest possible standards.

BUSINESS MANAGER : 2012 – 2014
PANSRUS
My role was to ensure all customers were serviced to the highest standards on the day & time that suits them through a dedicated CSM. I met with my team weekly, setting clear standards and objectives focused on delivering a high quality service and fair outcomes for customers as well as communicating all relevant Company matters and any changes to procedures. I would also regularly walk round sites to confirm that standards of appearance were being maintained.

BUSINESS MANAGER : 2009 – 2012
TAKE2 LTD
My role was to identify new business opportunities and ways of penetrating target markets; gain new business partners and generate leads to maximise revenue growth; market individually tailored product / solution packages to target companies and costumers; ensure opportunities were identified by constantly reviewing and evaluating new market sectors; work effectively with channel partners and carry out direct sales activities.

QUALIFICATIONS

MA BUSINESS STUDIES (MERIT) : 2018
UNIVERSITY OF DERBY

BA BUSINESS STUDIES (2:1) : 2001
UNIVERSITY OF DERBY

A LEVELS : 1998 (A, A, B, C)
SUPACOLLEGE, DERBY

GCSES : 1996 (9, GRADES C AND ABOVE)
SUPACOMP, DERBY

INTERESTS

Cycling
Ice Climbing
Squash
Ice hockey
Mountaineering
Hiking

REFERENCES

RANDY CAMPBELL, CEO
CAMPBELL’S SOUPS

CLARE JONES, CEO
PANSRUS

ALICE WARD, CEO
VINTAGE BLINDS

ROGER GEOFFREY, CEO
TAKE2 LTD

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This is a very attractive business manager CV with an eye-catching theme that can help you showcase your achievements in the very best light.

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About Jen Wiss-Carline

Jen Wiss-Carline has been a Senior Manager and Consultant for several sizeable companies which included dealing with all aspects of staff management and recruitment. She is also a Chartered Legal Executive, and was admitted as a Fellow in February 2006.

Jen's qualifications include:
LL.B (Hons) (1st)
Chartered Legal Executive (FCILEx)
PG Cert Bus Admin
PgDip Law (LPC)
LL.M (Master of Laws) (Distinction)

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